A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM: MISS. BETH KELLEN" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 08 Nov 2006 07:07:07 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "beth kellen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: MISS. BETH KELLEN
COUNTRY: LIBERIA WEST AFRICA,
First and foremost, I must solici your strict confidence in this Transaction and I pray that
my decision to contact you will be given genuine approval considering the facts that we have
not known each other before.I wish to use this opportunity to introduce myself to you. I am
MISS BETH KELLEN. from Liberia West Africa I write to inform you my desire to invest and to
buy a living house in your country.
I am the first DAUGTHER of my father who was a diamond/gold merchant in my country. My
father had a bullet shot by the rebels on his way traveling out of my country with two of my
younger Brothers due to the crisis that is occurring in our country (Liberia)
My two brothers died on the spot while UN peacekeepers rescued my father, and he was taken
to hospital for medical treatment, were he later died.Before his death he revealed to my
mother about a deposit he made with a security company in Ghana containing 30 kilos of raw
gold and $7.5 Million, (seven million five hundred us dollars) CASH. For Safekeeping as
My father did not disclose any of the content of the boxes to the anybody to avoid the
officials from raising eyebrows to the funds,Presently my mother and I are in Ghana to
notify the security company For the claims, and we are staying in the refugee camp.
Therefore I want you to lecture me on how best we can invest this money, because my father
told me that it is dangerous to invest this money in Africa to avoid suspicions and due to
market instability coupled with economic and political instability facing African countries.
considering all this fact and the high economic growth in your country that is why we want
to invest in your country.
For your mutual assistance in actualizing this Objective and help me and my mother to claim
the fund from the security company.
I have agreed to offer you 25% of the total amount of the money.
All the vital documents covering the deposit and the Ownership are intact, which will be
sent to you on your notifying us of your willingness to assist.
Note: I have never disclosed this to any person apart from you, so you have to keep this
transaction as a top secret to yourself alone. Also i will want you to forward across to me
your Full name and address direct Tel/Fax and mobile number for more information’s about
I am waiting for your urgent and positive feedback.
Miss Beth Kellen
N.B: Please indicate your full interest by including telephone and fax numbers and also
reach me through my private email address email@example.com