A Scam Email with the Subject "Happy greetings from us" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 14 Sep 2006 09:39:33 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mrs felicia clatus <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear friend I am a Sierra Leon nationality, presently residing here in theNeighbouring country Benin republic as a result of war that erupted in Freetown. I got your contact from your country business guide.We therefore solicit for your assistance to grant us the moral andtechnical advice that we may require to Relocate/invest overseas. It is true that I had not known you before, but I have no option than to risk believing that God will not let us alone. It's my pleasure to Contact you for a business venture which I and my Son, intend to establish in your country. When war erupted in Freetown, there is certain Amount ofmoney totalling USD nineteen million ($19,000,000.00) which my late husband was able to move out of Sierraleon through a diplomatic channel, with theassistance of a securities and finance company before he was assassinated by unknown persons. Now I and my son decided to invest these money in your country or any where safe enough outside Africa for security and political reasons. IMPORTANT We want you to understand that you will assist us to secure these funds forthe investment first, from the securities company. We are interested in hospitality industry If you want to assist us, feel free to contact me urgently through my son justin ,who is presently seeking asylum in Europe Through this email address(email@example.com) to enable him give to you further Information relative to the presence/position of funds which will authorize the securities company to release to you as our partner and beneficiary Regards Mrs felicia clatus