This email with the subject "Let us do this Together" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 11 Sep 2007 17:42:31 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Mrs.Sara Berkley <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM:Mrs. Sara Berkley EMAIL:email@example.com Beloved , I am writing to solicit your help in a business venture. My name is Sara Berkley, Confidential Secretary/Personal Assistant to the arrested Former Liberian President, Charles Ghankon Taylor who was arrested on Thursday 30th March 2006 after our planed escaped from Custody where we had been for the past three Years failed. I narrowly escape from being arrested at Gamboru Boarder town on our way to Cameroun, but my boss was arrested and immediately flown to Sierra leone were he is now facing a trial for alleged war crimes. WHY CONTACTING YOU At the Moment, I am still in a town in Cameroun with one of my boss briefcase containing documents related to a certain deposit equivalent of ( Seventy Five Million dollars )that was deposited with a Finance House since 4 years ago. Considering my 19th years service to my boss without nothing to write home about, I need your assistances (to Execute this transaction since time to attain my own financial majesty for this opportunity MAY never come my way again) by standing to receive this money on my behalf from the Finance House/company for investment in your country. If you know you are not going to betray the trust I am about to repose in you, please send to me without delay, your name and address, phone and fax, so that I will send to you the details of how to go about claiming the deposit for save keeping pending when I will come over to your country for my share and Investment. For your anticipated Assistance, you will be offered 30% of the total sum. NO risk involve, because I am not a wanted person, and with look of things, there is no way my boss could free himself from a ten count charges pressed against him now. So that gave me the much-needed time to transfer the (Deposit) funds out from the Finance House/company. All that is needed of you is your unflinching support and transparent honesty. Your earliest response is needed. All communication should be my email for now for security reasons and my email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org I await your quick response. Thanks. Mrs. Sara Berkley