A Scam Email with the Subject "your inheritance has been aproved" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 04 Sep 2007 08:47:53 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was DR.KING WILLAMS <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE DESK OF DR. KING WILLAMS COURIER DEPARTMENT (CBN). TEL:234-80-3878-5687 E-MAIL:email@example.com Dear Sir/Madam We are compelled to contact you with the instructions from our new elected president federal republic of Nigeria Alahaji Musa Omar Yara'dua presently on sit and power of president of the federation who is concerned about your contract inheritance payment now. This is to inform you that your funds of US$12.6 Million have been approved for immediate delivery/transferring to you based on the instruction from our president without any delay as we advise you to stop any further communication with whosoever that is contacting you in respect of this your funds. For the purpose of clarification, you are advised to reconfirm your Full Names, Direct Telephone and fax number Numbers, Banking Details, Physical Address with Zip Code so that there will be no error during the delivery or transferring of the funds to you in your country of residence. The funds of US$15.5 Million has been sealed and package in two consignment boxes for delivery/transferring to you in your region as soon as you reply this message with the above mentioned information. Your quick response will be highly appreciated. YOURS FAITHFULLY, DR. KING EMEKA WILLAMS COURIER DEPARTMENT (CBN).