A Scam Email with the Subject "From Victor N. Williams." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 26 Aug 2007 05:50:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was firstname.lastname@example.org, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir, Could you cooperate with me in a business that will require investing a large fund? I will ensure that all processes are executed in a legitimate legal arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. I know my request may seem strange and unsolicited but I will plead you view it seriously. I am Williams, a director in a government agency in my country, responsible for contract approvals for all current priority constructions and agricultural projects. I recently approved a contract for Supplies and intentionally over-invoiced same to the tune of fifty two million dollars.[52,000,000,00USD] I cannot apply for this money directly, as this will expose my direct involvement. I am willing after conclusion to offer you 20% of the entire sum for your cooperation. All expenses will be covered by me and this offer requires no upfront fees of your funds whatsoever. Note: The foreign supplier has executed the contract, and received fully actual cost of supplies. All that is required is your details for processing of the payment applications and approvals to you. The entire processes will be concluded within seven working days. I have sent you this email not without fears as to what the consequences might be, if you choose to betray me, I have a lovely family and this is an occasion to provide them with new opportunities, do not betray my confidence. Call me for further details Tel: +234-8084888682 and send replies to email@example.com) with your details and direct contact phones. I expect you keep my offer private whatever your decision. Looking forward in anticipation of your prompt response as soon as possible. Yours Sincerely, Victor N. Williams.