This email with the subject "FROM:DR KANU CHRISTOPHER" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 20 Oct 2007 22:01:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Richard Allen <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM:DR KANU CHRISTOPHER PLS SEND REPLY TO MY PRIVATE BOX firstname.lastname@example.org I am Dr.christopher kanu from Harlsden, North West London, here in England. I work in one of the banks in united kingdom. I am writing you from my office that will be of an inmense benefit for both of us. In my department, being the Assistant Manager (Greater London Regional Office), I discovered an abandoned Entity in an account that belongs to one of our foreign customer Late Mr.Thompson Morrison who unfortunately 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/ The choice of contacting you is aroused from the geographical nature of where you live, particularly due to the sensivity of the transaction.and the confidentiality herein. Now our 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 2 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 12.5 Million Dollars can be paid to you. This will be disbursed or shared in these percentages - 60% to me and 40% to you. I have secured all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up this claim we are making. All I need is to fill in your names to the documents and legalise it in the court here to prove you as the legitimate beneficiary. All I require now 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: this is urgent please. 1. Your Full Name: 2. Your Phone Number: 3. Your Contact Address: 4. Your Proffession: Having gone through a methodical search, I decided to contact you hoping that you will find this proposal interesting. Please on your confirmation of this message and indicating your interest, I will furnish you with more information. Endeavor to let me know your decision rather than keep me waiting. Best regards, Dr. christopher kanu PLS SEND REPLY TO MY PRIVATE BOX email@example.com