This email with the subject "HOPE TO HEAR FROM YOU SOONEST" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 06 Feb 2007 06:14:57 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was gregfriggs@ESPLUGUES.ORG, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention: Your name and e-mail address came up in a random draw conducted by our law firm, (Friggs & Co Chambers,) in Lagos,Nigeria. I am Barrister Greg Friggs, the Legal Adviser and counsel to a deceased expatriate contractor (Mr. Philip) who used to work with Zenith Oil and Gas Company here in Nigeria thereafter shall be referred as my late client. On the December 26th 2003, my client and his entire family died in a plane crash in cotonou, Benin Republic. You will read more stories about the crash on visiting this website: www.cnn.com/2003/WORLD/africa/12/26/benin.crash/ He was a well known philanthropist before he died, he made a Will stating that $4.5m(Four Million Five Hundred Thousand USA Dollars Only) should be donated to any Philanthropist of our choice overseas.We have made a random draw where your name and e-mail address was picked as the beneficiary to this Will. I am particularly interested in securing this money from the bank,because they have issued a notice instructing us to produce the beneficiary of this Will within two weeks or else the money will be credited to the Government treasury as per law here. It is my utmost desire to execute the Will of our late client (Mr.Philip) in your favour and therefore, you are required to contact me immediately to start the process of sending this money to any or your designated official account. However, I want you to forward to me your FULL NAMES : ADDRESS : OCCUPATION : PHONE NUMBER: AGE : NATIONALITY : MARRIAGE STATUS: Upon the receipt of the aboved information I will obtain from the Federal High Court a Sworn Affidavit on your behalf and i will also forward your full name and address to the bank as the bank has already make request for this to enable them issue the beneficiary certificate in your favour. Please act fast and contact me via my private email address (firstname.lastname@example.org) Regards, Barrister Greg Friggs N.B Do not ready to this email box, contact me via my private email address (email@example.com)