This email with the subject "MAIL FROM GUY." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 11 Apr 2007 07:12:47 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Sgt John Guy. <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear, My name is Sgt John Guy I am an American soldier, I am serving in the military of the 3rd Armored Cavalry Regimient,Patrols Tal Afar, in Iraq. I am presently in Kuwait for the mean time. I apologized using this medium to reach you for a transaction/business of this magnitude. Please view this link to see my picture: http://www4.army.mil/armyimages/armyimage.php?photo=9169 and http://www4.army.mil/armyimages/armyimage.php?photo=7990. We have in our possession the sum of US$10,000,000.00 (Ten Million US Dollars), which belongs to Saddam Hussein. These funds have been moved and kept safe in a Vault company, please view this link for more details: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2988455.stm Basically since we are working for the American Government, we cannot keep these funds, but we want to transfer and move the funds to you, so that you can keep it for us in your safe account or an offshore account. I have the authority of my partners involved to propose that should you be willing to assist us in this transaction, your share of the sum will be 30% of the US$10 million, 60% for us and 10% will be kept aside for expenses and rest assure that this business is 100% safe on your part provided you treat it with utmost secrecy and confidentiality. Therefore, if you are interested, please reply immediately via my private email address: email@example.com with your Full Name, Current Mailing Address and your confidential Telephone and Fax numbers for easy communication. Upon your response, I shall then provide you with more details that will help you understand the transaction. Please observe utmost confidentiality, and be rest assured that this business is risk free. Respectfully submitted Sgt John Guy.