A Scam Email with the Subject "I NEED YOUR ASSISTANCE." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 08 Dec 2006 07:29:59 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mr. Antonio Gomes" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello Dear, Good Day, Please before anything i will want you to bear with me after reading my mail, and be of good assistance to me.Of which you know bad people in this world has made us not to trust the good once again. But as for me you can trust me, because i am a God fearing person, i always like truth and honesty in anything i am doing,and let truth and honesty be our watch word in this transaction. For your information, i contacted you in regards to the sum of $3,700,000. that was deposited in our Bank here in Cote D'Ivoire by one late Mr. Richard Benson, that was working with United National before he died. And since Mr. Richard Benson died, nobody has come for the claims of the fund.So that is why i contacted you, in order for you to make claims of the fund as a business partner to late Mr.Richard Benson. In addition, there is no risk in this transaction, i am the remittance director of our Bank, all i want you to do is to get back to me with your full information that is stated below: 1) Your full name and residentail address. 2) Your telephone and fax number. 3) Your full Banking information, where the fund will be transferred to. On receipt of my mail, if you need any additional question in regards to my proposal. You can call me on 00225 06518131 or you write me on my personal email address that is stated herein ( email@example.com) Finally, as soon as the fund gets into your account, i will give you 30% from the total $3,700,000. So fill free to respond my mail and God bless you as i look forward to read from you. Yours, Mr. Antonio Gomes.