This email with the subject "Re: Thanks for your kind reply" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 07 Sep 2006 07:07:51 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Mike Anthony <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, I am personal attorney to the Late Mr. Morris Thompson a prominent Native , business leaders and philitropist . I am writing following an opportunity in my office that will be of imense benefit to both of us. Late Mr. Morris Thompson has deposited the sum of 3.5 million dollars (Three million five hundred thousand dollars) in an account with African Development Bank in cotonou, Republic of benin, unfortunately he lost his life in the plane crash of Alaska Airlines Flight 261 which crashed on January 31 2000, including his wife and only daughter.You shall read more about the crash on visiting this site. http://www.cnn.com/2000/US/02/01/alaska.airlines.list/ Now the bank has been waiting for any of the relatives to come-up for the claim but nobody has done that. I personally has been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for 4 years now, I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin / Will Beneficiary to the deceased so that the proceeds of this account valued at 3.5 Million dollars can be paid to you. This will be disbursed or shared as we may agree after your acceptance. I will secure all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make. All I require is your honest Co-operation, Confidentiality and Trust to enable us see this transaction through. I guarantee you that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. Please, provide me the following: 1. Full Name 2. Your Telephone Number 3. Your Contact Address. Your urgent response will be highly anticipated and appreciated through my private email address; firstname.lastname@example.org Best regards, Mike Anthony