A Scam Email with the Subject "Reply Needed From you" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 14 Sep 2006 16:38:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "James Ballard" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
From: Hamilton & Saeed Walla LLP. Principal Attorney (James Ballard) Booths Farm Road, B42 2NS , Birmingham , UK Tel: +44 121 618 7148. NOTIFICATION OF BEQUEST. Dear Sir, On behalf of the Trustees and Executor of the Estate of Late Joan B. Kroc, I once again try to notify you as my earlier letter were returned undelivered. I hereby, attempted to reach you again by this same email address on the WILL but could not yet go through hence I decided to reach you by email probably if you could receive it this time. May, I notify you that late Mrs. Joan B. Kroc made you a beneficiary to part of her WILL to the tune that will be disclosed to you once we receive your response to NPR in the codicil and last testament to her will. This may sound strange and unbelievable to you, but it is real and true. Being a widely raveled man, she must have been in contact with you in the past or simply you were nominated to her by one of her numerous friends abroad who wished you good. For my personal details click on http://www.helplinelaw.com/login/lawfirm.php?lawyer=3537&proid=1971. However, be notified that I am handling this transaction on personal grounds, as such I will preferre to be contacted through my personal and private email address and phone number contained herein. Joan B. Kroc until her death was the CEO McDonald Corporation after the demise of her late husband Ray A Kroc. She was a very dedicated Christian and she also loves Muslim brothers who loved to give out. Her great philanthropy earned her numerous awards during her lifetime. Joan B. Kroc died on the 12th day of October at the age of 75 years, and your name was enlisted as one of the beneficiary of her WILL. According to her, this money is to Christians and Muslims of good activities world wide,inspite of extremist who uses religion as political tools and weapon of mass destruction, also to help the poor and needy. I have made an arrangement with the Finance and Security Company where this fund is presently domiciled to start making arrangments for the delivery of this fund directly to you or any other country you consider a safe haven. Please if I reach you as I am hopeful, endeavor to get back to me as soon as possible to enable me conclude my job, as I hope to hear from you in no distant time. Yours Sincerely James Ballard Principal Attorney Best email provider email.com.hk ----------------------------------------- http://www.email.com.hk/