Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Be The Next Of Kin!

From: Barrister Elvis <>

This email with the subject "Be The Next Of Kin!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 27 Feb 2007 06:16:06 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Barrister Elvis <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Friend, 

It is with heartfelt hope that I write to seek your co-operation and 
assistance in the context stated below, I am Barrister mark elvis,the personal Attorney 
to the late Mr.LARRY moore. I got your contact through the help of my sister-in-law that works 
with the American Chambers of Commerce and Tourism,though I did not 
disclose to her my humble intention for an honest foreigner like you, having 
noted the confidence reposed on your person by the sponsor of the 

My late client was the Chief Executive officer of {Shell Development Company} for 15 years and he 
retired on the 
30th day of September2002.After a month, My client and his entire family 
died on their way to a Conference in a Plane crash on the 30th day of October 

Before his death my client had a total sum of $7.300,000.00 with a 
Finance House hoping of transferring the fund to his country {United States of 
America} after his retirement as soon as 
he comes back from the conference but the on timely never allowed him 
carry out his plans to make the fund transfer. 

Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over 4 years now .I seek your consent 
present you as 
the next of kin of my client. I agree to pay you 40% of the fund as 
the account owner, 60% for me. 

I have all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any 
claim we may make, If you are interested please send the following information. 
1)Your full names and address for applying for claim and securing the 
necessary documents in your names 
2)Your Private telephone and fax numbers for easy communication and transmitting of 
3) Your age/Occupation All I require is your honest co-operation to 
enable us see this transaction through. 
I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement 
that will protect you from any breach of the law. 
Please get in touch with me by my e-mail address to enable us discuss 

Thanks and God bless 
Mark Elvis