A Scam Email with the Subject "I NEED TO HEAR FROM YOU" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 25 Sep 2006 16:21:33 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was jeff johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention Please, I feel obliged writing this mail to you. I am not quite exposed to foreign business and friends, hence I write to you with hope and trust that you will welcome my mail without being bias and that you will be trustworthy to me. In order to transfer out 12,500,000.00 ( Twelve million, five hundred thousand British pounds) from our bank(Firm). I have the courage to look for a reliable and Honest Person who will be capable of handling this Important Business transaction,believing that you will never let me down either now or in Future. The owaner of this account is Mr. David Hagen foreigner and the Manager Of petrol chemical service, a chemical engineer by Proffession and he died since 1990.the account has no other beneficiary And my Investigation proved to me as well that his company does not know anything About this account. I want to transfer this money into a safe foreign account abroad but i Don't know any foreigner,i know that this message will come to you as a surprise as we have not had any correspondence before and you have to addmite that we don't know ourselves before,but due to the strict confident and your versatility in business that motivated my interest to seek your co-opration in this business magnitude of this nature and by your 99.9% reliability and streight fowardness given about you that sticked my intrest in revealing this top seceat to you. But be sure that it is real And A Genuine business as I believe in God that you will never let me down in this transaction till the fund is remitted to your norminated account while i will travell to your respective country to collect my own share of the money, and we have concluded that at the conclusion of this business,you will be offer/giving 25% of the total amount while 60% will be for me and the rest of 15% will be for any expensess both party will incure in the process of transacting this business. I look forward to your earliest reply by email for more details. Reply to ; Best regards Mr. Jeff Johnson