This email with the subject "Attn: beneficiary" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 27 Sep 2007 20:55:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was FEDERAL HIHG COURT OF NIGERIA <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attn: beneficiary This is to notify you that your e-mail address was found among those that have been scammed and you have been compensated with the sum of ($3.5, 000,000) by the federal government of Nigeria which has been approved from the Supreme Court here in Nigeria. We have been instructed by the Nigerian president to send you the (3.5, 000,000) united state dollars through diplomatic courier. Therefore you are advice to contact the lawyer in charge of your funds in person of barrister john Holt and make sure you contact him with your full information as stated bellow. Your full name Your home address Telephone number Your occupation Country Zip code Your photo id As soon as you send him those information your funds will be delivered to you, because many people are complaining about fraudulent activities from Nigeria be rest assure that it will stop because we are now working with the internet operation such as yahoo mail, hotmail and also the united state FBI and the Nigerian police with the Nigerian EFCC so that scam can be eradicated in Nigeria and other African countries. Below is your fund code which is given to you by the high court of Nigeria and the code is (ng74678fgn). Please keep this code because this code will ensure you and alert you in any day you receive a scam e-mail from this country. Therefore what you are going to do is to contact barrister john with your full contact information, below is barrister john Holtís information Name barrister john Holt E-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) Direct telephone +1762345873 Contact him regarding of your funds to be delivered to you by the diplomatic courier company and also beneficiary will be responsible for the shipping fees to avoid any scam and the fees is just $480.00. Once you pay the money you will receive your funds from the high court under 48hs. As soon as you contact the lawyer in charge of your funds he will alert the united state bureau and also the state police for the delivery of the funds to you without any restriction and problem when the funds get to your location area. Thanks. Best regard. Mr. Melvin Blue