A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM JERRY KIMBALL.........." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 07 Dec 2007 14:55:16 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Jerry Kimball <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, I Am very sorry to contact you in this manner, I am aware that this is certainly not a convenient way of approach to establish a relationship of trust,but please i will like you to read this mail for Gods' sake,so that you understand why i decided to reach you through this medium. My name is Jerry Kimball 20 yrs. I am a citizen of Southern Sudan the son of the late Chief Engineer Okpo Kimball who worked as an expatriate engineer with the foreign government in Sudan 1999 who are into Oil venture and export to foreign countries. but unfortunately he was killed by rebels during the political crisis in my country Sudan 2005. When the government of Sudan tried to investigate the profit of the Oil being exported out of Port Sudan, the opposition leaders disrupted the Oil operation and caused war in Sudan. Before my Father's death he made my mother to understand that he deposited some huge amount of money in a security co mpany in Ghana West Africa, which he Made from the sales of Gold and Oil in the African Market and he gave my mother all relevant documents of the trunk box Which he deposited (marked) as family Valuables. I and my mother were able to move out from Sudan through the help of the UNITED NATIONS, that Conveyed refugee from Sudan to Accra Ghana, West Africa. because we want to make the claims of the trunk box content ($23 Million US Dollars) which my late father deposited in Ghana. One Trunk Box/Diplomatic Personal Treasure so that nobody would know about the content of the box here in Africa. So I am hereby soliciting your assistance to be my foreign partner and adviser because: I do not know much about investment or how to handle this funds here in Ghana. that is why we need your assistance as a foreign partner to help us to move this funds out of Africa for security reasons to your country. Please if you are interes ted to help us, please promise us to keep this transaction confidential because nobody knows about the existence of this funds I and my mother agree to give you "Twenty Percent" of the total sum of the funds inside the trunk box, your compensation for the assistance is negotiable, If you really want to be sure about this and before you agree to stand as my foreign partner, for you to know that i am not joking, kindly make a three working day trip to Ghana in person so that we meet face to face,so kindly get back to me for more details on how to discuss with the security company.I await your immediate response so that I give you more details. Please for security reasons reply to: email@example.com Thanks and God bless You, Sincerely, Jerry Kimball ________________________________________ PeoplePC Online A better way to Internet http://www.peoplepc.com