A Scam Email with the Subject "TRANSFER OF FUND FOR INVESTMENT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 17 Jul 2006 04:30:40 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was =?koi8-r?Q?george=20carew?= <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Respectfully, My intention of writing to you now is for an important thing that will creat a benefitable thing to you and your entire family, upon your willingness to be honest and faithful to me. Before going further with my details, I will first introduce myself to you as George Carew, son of Late Major General Brigadier Tom Carew from Sierra Leone who was appointed as Chief of Defence Staff for the Government of Sierra Leone and an important figure in the Sierra Leonean Army on December 1st, 2003 before his death after he reassigned from duty. My purpose of writing to you is that, I want to have a joint business investment with you in your country because I done want to invest the money in my country Sierra Leone for security purposes. I inherited US$16.7 Million which my late father deposited in one of the African bank in Ivory Coast, being where I'm staying now. Please, check within yourself very well before responding, if you will be able to handle this big amount of money, to enable me furnish you with details because I done want anything that will bring mistake in the investment. If you are ready to work with me, reply immediately with your direct telephone number, so that I will call you to enable us discuss on the phone. Pease repy me back in this E-mail contact below/ (firstname.lastname@example.org) I will be looking forward to hear back from you. Regards, George Carew.