This email with the subject "Reply soonest." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 09 Jun 2007 14:04:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Greeting, It is our pleasure to write you after much consideration since we can not see you face to face. Being the only son of my father (Late Dr.Joseph Abraham from Zulu in the Republic of South Africa) I am 27 years old. My father was a limited liability Diamond and Gold, Cocoa, merchant before his death, precisely a week after his return from a City in Cote D'Ivoire Called, Bouake where he went to negotiate for a Cocoa business. He died as a result of a car accident,(may his soul rest in peace) but before he died, as if he knew He disclosed to us that he deposited this sum of money ($252,Million) Two hundred and Fifty two million United States Dollars in a private security company in the Cote D'Ivoire here, that this money was meant from the Cocoa business he wanted to establish in the capital of Cote D'Ivoire called, Yamoussoukro. All is throught according to my father he put this money inside a trunk box and deposited the trunk box in a private security company in the Cote D'Ivoire Here but he decleard it as Artcraft. He told the Director of security company and He gave us, (1) deposited certificates (2) Agreement papers (3) Reciepted of paidement slip, So that we can withdrawal the trunk box the really contening is money inside. We have arrived in Abidjan (Cote D'Ivoire) located this, Vigilant Assistance Security Company and comfirmed the trunk box the really contening is money inside our late father deposited their. Now with most honest and confidentiality we solicite ask for your assistance to help us withdrawal back the trunk box the really contening is money inside. Out from the security company and move the money that is inside to a foreign bank account in the abroad so that we would invest it in any lucrative business which you would introduce us into over there as you can see, this money is our only hope in life, so we would like to invest it wisely. You can contact us immediately through this email address,(email@example.com) so we will discuss more about modality of this transaction. Mean while we are prepared to offer you 10% of this total sum of money ($252,Million) Two hundred and Fifty two million United States Dollars for your kind assistance immediately we withdrawal the trunk box the really contening is money inside, from the security company and move this money into a bank in the Cote D'Ivoire Here, the bank would transfer this money into your foreign bank account in the abroad. After this successfully transaction of this money into your foreign bank account in your country, we will go back together in your country with you for us to embark on the investment of this money which you will help us in doing it while we continue with our education in your country and when we finish our education, you will hand over the business investment to us so that we will manage it by ourselves. We will agree on another percentage which you will take from the proceeds of the business investment we will embark with the money in your country we will very much appreciate it if we will conclude this transaction latest by next week and we come over to your country please. I am watting to hear from your message soonest. Thank you and may God bless us all, Best and Regards, Solomon and Susana.