Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: mohamed kone <>

This email with the subject "FROM MOHAMED" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 18 Jun 2007 04:50:41 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

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


Please I know this may come to you by surprise,
because you did not know me, I needed your assistance
that was why I write you, it is my desire of going
into business relationship with you.

I am MOHAMED KONE and my sister MARIAM KONE the
(blessed memory)the ex- king of mende tribe in
Sierra-Leone. On the 19th May, 2002 our father was
murdered by some rebel group on the accusation that he
is a great sponsor and in support to restore the
democratically elected President of Alahji Tejan
Kabba. Almost half of the palace was burnt.

Fortunately I was not in the place when they raided
the palace my father married 2 wives with 10 children
my mother , with 6 of my father's children where
murdered in cold blood while my little sister escape
the incident with bullet wounds on his right leg at
the moment where the remaining families are I don't
know. Right now I am left alone with only one sister
after the sudden assassination of my father the family
has been displaced and totally disorganized left with

Early that year before the death of my father
travelled to
Abidjan where he told the family that he
deposited 18.5 million USD in a Bank in
Abidjan Cote
d'ivoire,now we are looking for a God fearing person
who will assist us in transfering the money into his
account. So I decided to go and search for the
documents where my father use to keep them in his
room, I discovered the documents covering the deposit
he made with the Bank and other documents for his
business. As my town has been a serious war zone, I
made arrangement and leave the country with my sister
abidjan Cote d'ivoire now.

We have gone and conform the deposit with the Bank
with all the documents, all the documents are with me
here. Now I wish to transfer these funds abroad and
enter into a business venture as the country (
) is no longer in peace since October 2002 the
country has witness all sort of political unrest
ranging from ethnic clash which resulted to killing of
innocent citizens and strangers are living in fears as
the country is no longer that peaceful nation as it
was before due to this reason that I have decided to
contact you, to assist me to transferred this money
out of this country for the future of me and my
younger sister.

As soon as you show your sincererity and interesting
we will talk about your percentage and how
to invest the money on your advice.

Please I need your assistance. Waiting for your urgent
reply on this private yahoo mailbox

Thanks and God bless.
Best regards.