A Scam Email with the Subject "URGENTS MESSAGE???" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 16 Jul 2005 02:18:30 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "janet hill" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
From:Janet Hill Abidjan,Ivory Coast West Africa APPEAL FOR URGENT BUSINESS ASSISTANCE. My Dear, Permit me to inform you of my desire of going into business relationship with you in this 2005. I got your contact from foreign trade bussiness chember. I prayed over it and selected your name among other names due to its esteeming nature and the recommendations given to me as a reputable and trust worthy person that I can do business with and by the recommendation , I must not hesitate to confide in you for this simple and sincere business . I am Janet Hill only doughter of late Mr and Mrs decot hill. My father was a very wealthy cocoa merchant in Abidjan , the economic capital of Ivory coast, my father was poisoned to dearth by his business associates on one of their outings on a business trip. My mother died when I was a baby and since then my father took me so special. Before the death of my father on january 2005 in a private hospital here in Abidjan he secretly called me on his bed side and told me that he has the sum of ten million,five hundred thousand United State Dollars. US($10.500,000) left in fixed / suspense account in one of the prime bank here in Abidjan ,that he used my name as his only doughter for the next of Kin in depositing of the fund. He also explained to me that it was because of this wealth that he was poisoned by his business associates. That I should seek for a foreign partner in a country of my choice where i will transfer this money and use it for investment purpose such as real estate management or hotel management. I am honourably seeking your assistance in the following ways: (1) To provide a bank account into which this money would be transferred to . (2) To serve as a guardian of this fund since I am only 22years. (3) To make arrangement for me to come over to your country to further my education and to secure a resident permit in your country. Moreover, I am willing to offer you 20% of the total sum as compensation for your effort/ input after the successful transfer of this fund into your nominate account in overseas. Furthermore, you indicate your options towards assisting me as I believe that this transaction would be concluded within fourtee(14) days you signify interest to assistme. please make sure that you whrite me today. Anticipating to hear from you soon. Best regards Janet Hill.