This email with the subject "Urgent attention" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 30 Nov 2006 15:29:08 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Dr.Larsana" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention Dear, I'm Dr.Larsana Petrus,the personal assistance to the chairman of the contract award committee of the ministry of works and housing here in Senegal, for security reasons, I may not wish to disclose the most important information for now until I hear from you. After due deliberation within myself, I decided to forward to you this proposal, i want you to assist me receive the sum of US$3.2Million. This fund resulted from the contract award and executed as commissioned paid to me in the ministry, note that the law forbids civil servant from operating/owning foreign account, I have decided to share this fund in the following terms with you: 35% for you, 50% for me and 15% for any expenses we shall made during claims of this fund. Upon indication of your interest to fully co-operate with me. As soon as you confirm receipt of this money in your account I will come over to your country to arrange for my own share and possibly invest part of this money in your country. Honesty and trust should be our watchwords throughout this transaction. Please furnish me with some details about yourself, such as how old are you? What exactly do you do for your living? What is your marrital status? What's your position in your place of work and state your direct telephone numbers where i can quickly call you as soon as i receive your response. I shall appreciate your prompt response, please kindly reach me on the e-mail address stated as follow : email@example.com Yours truly Dr.Larsana Petrus