Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


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This email with the subject "FROM: LOUIS MBANEFO ESQ." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 31 Aug 2006 12:26:18 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

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

FROM: LOUIS MBANEFO ESQ. LOUIS MBANEFO & ASSOCIATES, 711 C,CLOSE ATTORNEY'S AVE, FESTAC TOWN LAGOS - NIGERIA. TEL: +234-802-779-6006 Dear Sir/Madam, I am Barrister Louis Mbanefo,the Personal Attorney to Mr.Frank Jones,A foreigner who used to work with Morkin Development Company in Nigeria.On the 2nd of March 2002, my client, his wife And their three children were involved in a car accident along Port Hacourt Express Road. All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives. Since then I have made several enquiries ton many embassy to locate any of my clients extended relatives, this has also proved unsuccessful.After these several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to trace his relatives over the Internet, to locate any member of his family but of no avail, hence I contacted you. I have contacted you to assist me in repartrating the money left behind by my client before they get confisicated or declared unserviceable by the finance house where this huge deposits were lodged. Particularly, the finance house where the deceased had an account valued at about 20 million dollars has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have the account confisicated within the next ten official working days. since I have been unsuccesfull in locating the relatives for over 3years now I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin to the deceased so that the proceeds of this account valued at $20 million dollars can be paid to you and then you and i can share the money. 55% to me and 40% to you,while 5% should be for expenses or tax as your government may require,I have all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make. All I require is your honest cooperation 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 secured and confidential e-mail address at: ,or the above stated private telephone numbers to enable us discuss further. Best regards. Barrister.Louis Mbanefo. Esq.