A Scam Email with the Subject "From Mrs Theresa Coleman," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 18 Oct 2006 01:38:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was theresa coleman <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
--------------------------------- Do you Yahoo!? Get on board. You're invited to try the new Yahoo! Mail. --0-1533265755-1161160737=:9681 Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1 Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit <DIV>From Mrs Theresa Coleman,</DIV> <DIV>Cote D'Ivoire,West Africa.</DIV> <DIV>Attn :<BR>Based on the information I gathered about you from a very reliable source, I am happy to send this message to you. I hope you will consider and give it urgent and favourable reply. </DIV> <DIV>My name is Mrs Theresa Coleman, 35 years,a citizen of Sierra - Leone , awife of late Fidelix Coleman, who before his death was the person managing the Sierra - Leone goldand diamond corporation( SGDC ).</DIV> <DIV>I hope you are aware of the war which has ravaged my country for the past years now . It was in one of this attacks by the rebels that led to the death of my husband and three of my children , now I am left with only my last son David . </DIV> <DIV>I was terrified of the situation and because of this I escaped with my son David from Sierra - Leone to cote d' Ivoire into a refugee camp but brought along the sum of u.s$12.5 million , in a metallic box and presently in a security company as family valuables . </DIV> <DIV>My aim of contacting you is to seek for your able assistance as a front in transferring this fund abroad into an account , then as a business developer , you can help us to invest wisely in areas you deem lucrative and finally obtain a residential permit for us to stay comfortable in your country of abode . </DIV> <DIV>Presently we cannot go back to Sierra- Leone because of the situation there and you know that cote d' Ivoire where we are now is politically unstable; we therefore wish you could help us get out of here before it become worse. </DIV> <DIV>We are prepared to offer you 10% of the total funds for your able assistance and support and would send you proofs of the funds as soon as we favourably hear from you . </DIV> <DIV>Finally I implore you to treat this transaction with secrecy and confidentiality for <BR>From Mrs Theresa Coleman,<BR></DIV><p>  <hr size=1>Do you Yahoo!?<br> Get on board. <a href="http://us.rd.yahoo.com/evt=40791/*http://advision.webevents.yahoo.com/mailbeta">You're invited</a> to try the new Yahoo! Mail. --0-1533265755-1161160737=:9681--