This email with the subject "Compliments" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 16 Mar 2007 01:58:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was email@example.com, although it may have been spoofed.
BERNARD CHAMBERS 305-307 Neasden Lane, Neasden LONDON, NW10 1QR Tel: +44-762-417-2689 Fax: +44-207-681-3224 Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgCompliments, This Letter might come as a surprise to you, especially since we have never met or discussed before. Basically, the message might sound strange, but it is in fact, very real. If only you care to know, the truth is that I should have notified you first through a more confidential means even if it is at least to respect your integrity, please accept my humble apologies if I had caught you unawares, I frankly do not mean any harm in passing my goodwill message.
I am Barrister Bernard Marissa, a personal Attorney to Late Mr. Adams, who was a foreigner in my country. It is unfortunate to inform you that my client late (MR ADAMS) and his entire Family were involved on the 7th of July 2005 BOMB BLAST in London. Bellow website will explain more about the bomb blast to you.
NOTE: To avoid confiscating of this fund, I am contacting you to help repatriating this fund from the Finance Company before they confiscate the fund, All I required from you is honest and cooperation to enable us see this deal through.
I guarantee that this transaction will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law of your country and my country too as a Professional legal Attorney. Please get in touch with me and also forward the below information to enable me proceed for the claim of the fund with your name as the Next of Kin to my late client
1. Your Full Names and Address 2. Your Private Telephone Numbers and Fax 3. Your Age and Occupation 3. SexI have reasoned very professionally and I feel it will be legally proper to present you as the next of kin of my deceased client, so that you can be paid the funds left in his bank account. I therefore seek your consent to present you as the Next of Kin to the Deceased since you are at an advantage, bearing the same surname and equally from the same country that the proceeds of this Bank Account valued at $12.2 Million Dollars can be paid to you. We shall both share the funds. 40% for me and 55% to you, while 5% should be for Expenses or your Government may require as Tax. I shall assemble all the necessary Legal Documents that will be used to back up our claim. All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us seeing this deal through. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of law. For privacy and confidentiality reply using my email email@example.com. Best Regards
Barrister Bernard Marissa.