This email with the subject "Good News!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 07 Nov 2006 00:21:59 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Barrister. Donald Ekeh Esq. <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
DATE: 7TH NOVEMBER, 2006. DEAR FRIEND, This Letter will hit you by surprise, but it is with faith because I found your contact here in the embassy. I am Barrister. Donald Ekeh, The Personal Attorney to the Late Multi-Millionaire Ex-Chairman of Con Oil (Mr. Donald Kim) a citizen of The United States of America whom died in the Bell-view Plane Crash here in Nigeria some few months ago (Bell- view Airlines Boeing 737-200 flight 210 ) Passenger 86. As the Personal Attorney to the Late Mr. Peter Mann Andreas, I hold the certified Legality to my Late client's properties, investments and Funds. My Late client secretly invested an over-invoiced Sum of US$15.6m only into one of Africa Largest Banks' (INTERCONTINENTAL BANK PLC). This Funds generated from a Federal Contract between his Company (Con Oil) and Shell Oil Company some couple of years ago. Honestly, I am the only one whom knows about this Funds. I am of the opinion to present you as the Next of Kin to my Late client so that this Funds can be Remitted into your trusted Bank Account. We oth will share this Funds accordingly in the ratio of (40% for you as the receiver and 60% for me being the Attorney). You must definately assure me that you will not run away with this Funds before we can proceed. If accepted, kindly send to me the following: 1. FULL NAME,AND RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS. 2. FAX NUMBER, DIRECT PHONE AND MOBILE NUMBER. All Legal Documents to back-up this Claim will be Legally worked out by me in your favour. Confidentiality is highly required in this Legal business transaction. Regards, Barrister. Donald Ekeh Esq.