The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

From:  adams lilian <>
Date:  Sun, 10 Jun 2007 10:38:05 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "ATTENTION TO THIS MESSAGE." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 10 Jun 2007 10:38:05 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was adams lilian <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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<STRONG><FONT face=3D"Courier New">From Charles and Lilian<BR>Abidjan,Cote =
d'ivoire<BR><BR><BR>Greeting,<BR><BR>I know that this proposal may come to =
you as a surprise.<BR>I got your contact address from the Internet while I =
was searching for a partner.<BR><BR>I am Charles&nbsp;Adams the son of late=
 Chief Mike&nbsp;Adams and my sister Lilian.<BR><BR>Our father was a very w=
ealthy cocoa merchant in Abidjan,<BR>the economic capital of Ivory Coast be=
fore he was poisoned <BR>to death by his business associates on one of thei=
r outing <BR>to discuss on a business deal abroad.<BR><BR>We are contacting=
 you to seek your good assistance to <BR>transfer and invest the sum of US$=
9.5M belonging to my <BR>late father which he deposited in a Finace Company=
.<BR><BR>When our mother died ,in 1998 our father took me and my junior sis=
ter special because we are motherless. <BR><BR>Before the death of our fath=
er He secretly called us on his beside and told us that he has a sum of $9,=
500.000 <BR>(Nine Million Five Hundred united states dollar) Which he <BR>d=
eposited in a Finace Company on his name. <BR><BR>He also explained to us t=
hat it was because of this wealth and some huge amount of money his busines=
s associates supposed to balance him from the deal they had that he was poi=
soned by his business associates, <BR><BR><BR>We are honourably seeking you=
r assistance in the following ways.<BR><BR>1) To act as the foreign partner=
 of our father by claiming<BR>this fund from the Finace Company for further=
 transfer and investment to your designated bank account abroad.<BR><BR>2) =
To serve as the guardian of this since I am a young man<BR>of&nbsp;21 years=
 and my younger sister just 19 years.<BR><BR>Moreover , we are willing to o=
ffer you 10% of the sum as<BR>compensation for effort input after the succe=
ssful transfer<BR>of this fund to your designated account in your country.<=
BR><BR>Anticipating to hear from you soon.<BR><BR>Thanks and God Bless.<BR>=
<BR>Best regards<BR>Charles and Lilian</FONT> Adams.</STRONG> <br /><hr />h=
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