This email with the subject "From Steven" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 11 Dec 2006 23:24:24 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Mr Steven Lyon <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
My private tell number ( +44-7040112855 ) private e-mail < firstname.lastname@example.org > Good Day, I am Mr. Steven Lyon,the executive auditor and head of computing department of bank of Scotland here in United Kingdom.I got your e-mail address on line,as i was searching for a reliable and capable person to do this business with.So, i have an obscured business suggestion for you.I am the personal account officer to a great late Engineer who has an account in one of the top banks here in united kingdom.His names is Late Mr. John Hughes was an Australian who was a chemical enginer by profession died since 1996.No other person knows about this account or anything concerning it. After further investigation it was also discovered that Mr. John Hughes's has no other beneficiary and my investigation proves to me as well that his company does not know anything about this account and the amount involved is thirty Million Pounds Sterling (Â30,000,000.00). I am contacting you to stand and act as the next of kin to Mr. John Hughes,At the conclusion of this business, you will be given 45% of the total amount,while 50% will be for me and 5% incase of any expenses, from both parties might have incurred during the process of this transaction.As soon as I hear from you and upon your strong assurance that you will not let me down once the fund goes into your account I will then start to process the transfer of the fund to your account without further delay.Kindly reply me explaining your interest,or call me on my mobile +44-7040112855. So that i can feed you with more details of the transaction. I awaits your response. Reply through this my private (email@example.com) Regards, Steven Lyon.