This email with the subject "assistance" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 23 Oct 2006 00:55:33 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "iyke madu" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
NO 65 SANDTON STREET , JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA.SEND ME A MAIL OR SENDS YOUR PHONE NUMBER SO THAT I WOULD BE ABLE TO CALL YOU AND TELL YOU MORE ABOUT THE MONEY: PLEASE USE THIS EMAIL ADDRESS TO CONTACT firstname.lastname@example.org
CALL THIS NUMBER. +27 73-038-3359 SIR/MADAM; VERY CONFIDENTAILGood day,I know you will be surprised to receive this mail, considering the fact that we donít know each other, However I got your contact details from the internet network search, BUT PLEASE CAN YOU BE OF ASSITANCES TO ME. MY NAME IS IYKE MADU JNR. I AM FROM ZIMBABWE , MY FATHER WAS KILLED DURING THE PRESIDENT ROBERT MUGABE SIZING OF LANDS FROM THE FARMERS, MY FATHER WAS AMONG THE FARMERS THAT WERE KILLED, BUT BEFORE HE WAS KILLED HE WENT TO SOUTH AFRICA AND DEPOSITED THE SUM OF $10 MILLION US DOLLARS ( TEN MILLION UNITED STATES DOLLARS IN A PRIVATE SECURITY COMPANY,I DON'T HAVE ANY LEGAL DOCUMENTS HERE SO PLEASE I NEED YOUR HELP.
NOW I AM IN SOUTH AFRICA WITH MY MOTHER AND YOUNGER ONES. WE NEED YOUR HELP TO GET OUR CONSIGNMENT OUT FROM THE SECURITY COMPANY. PLEASE I WILL STOP HERE, THEY IS NO NEED FOR TOO MANY STORY, AND I PROMISE YOU IF YOU CAN HELP ME TO TRANSFER THIS MONEY TO YOUR COUNTRY I WILL BE GREATFULL AND YOUR PENCENTAGE WILL BE MAPPED OUT. WE ARE GOING TO GIVE YOU 30% OF THE TOTAL SUM,AT THE MOMENT WE ARE STAYING IN THE REFUGEE CAMP. WE CANNOT GET THE MONEY MY LATE FATHER DEPOSITED IN THE SECURITY COMPANY BECAUSE OF BECAUSE OF OUR REFUGEE STATUS AND DUE TO THESE REASON WE NEED YOUR URGENT HELP TO GET THE MONEY OUT FOR INVESTMENT.
WAITING FOR YOUR REPLY. IF YOU HAVE ANY BODY WHO CAN HELP, PLEASE WRITE ME ON MY PRIVATE EMAIL ADDRESS. email@example.com
CALL THIS NUMBER. +27 73-038-3359MY E-MAIL ADDRESS IS ON TOP, SO PLEASE DO SEND ME A MAIL AND INCLUDE YOUR PHONE NUMBER SO THAT I CAN CALL YOU AS WELL.
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