Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419



This email with the subject "I AWAIT YOUR RESPONSE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 14 Apr 2007 04:59:20 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was, although it may have been spoofed.


I am Barr. Charles Brown, A Canadian Attorney based in
Manchester, United Kingdom and the personal attorney to Late Mr. Mark
Michelle a citizen of France. Late Mr. Mark Michelle was a private oil
consultant/ contractor with the Shell Petroleum Development Company in
Saudi Arabia before his death, hereinafter shall be referred to as my

Unfortunate, my client with his wife and three children lost
their life in plane clash in 2003. My several attempts to locate any
of his relatives as directed by his Bank became void. I  had make
enquires with his country Embassy and non of his relatives have been

PROPOSITION: I decided to contact you purely on the personal
conviction of trust and confidence that we can co-operate with each
other and do a very lucrative business for our mutual benefits. I want
you to give me the needed assistance by allowing me to present you as
the next of kin to the deceased and the beneficiary to his estate. The
deceased had a deposit valued presently at ($40,800,000.00) and his
Bank has issued me a notice to provide his next of kin or beneficiary
by will, otherwise the account would be confiscated.

Already, i have marked out modalities for achieving my aim of appointing a next
of kin
as well as transfer the money out of this country, for us to share the
money in the ratio of 53% for me and 35% to you, The 2% of the fund
will serve as reimbursement of expenses both local and international
any of us will make in the course of this transaction. While we shall
collectively donate the remaining balance of 10% to Charity homes

It is my intention to achieve this transfer in a legitimate way, all i required
is your honest co-operation, confidentiality and trust to enable us see this
transaction through.
This is a very legal business that I am very sure of its success and is
absolutely risk free.

If this proposal is acceptable to you, kindly
email following informations to me;

1. Private telephone number and fax number.

2. Your residential address.

Further details await you upon a positive response
you. I wait your reply.

Yours faithfully,

Bar. Charles Brown