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HARRISON KEN ASSOCIATES & CHAMBERS. Solicitors & Advocates, Lagos- Nigeria. 19-01-2007 Compliment. Dear,I crave your indulgence for the unsolicited nature of this letter, but it was borne out of desperation and current development. Please bear with me,My name is Barrister HARRISON KEN, a legal practitioner and the personal Attorney to late Mr. Raymond Beck who died in an air crash along With his wife Mrs.Dorene Beck on the 31st October 1999 in an Egyptian airline 990 with other passengers on board (May their soul rest in peace) I know that my client had no living kin but I went ahead and made several inquiries to their embassy to locate any of my clients extended relatives but this has proved unsuccessful. You can confirm this from the website below which was
published by BBC.http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/world/americas/502503.stmI only did so to be double sure of this fact. I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the money and property left behind by my client before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where these huge deposits were lodged, particularly the Access Bank of Nigeria Plc where the deceased had an account valued at about $25 Million Dollars.The bank has issued me a notice that in the event that no next of kin comes up for the claim, the account will be confiscated after Six years if not claimed and we have just about few months.
Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over three years now I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased so that the proceeds of this account valued at US$25 Million Dollars can be paid into your nominated bank account and then we can share the money in the mode 60% for me and 40% for you.
I have all neccessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make. All I require is your honest Co-operation to enable us seeing this deal through. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. If you agree to do this deal with me please inform me via email or call me on Tel No: 234-8062120916. but for confidentiality send mail to my
emailaddress:HARRISONKENchambers26@yahoo.co.ukI would also prefer if you can invest my share in your company or in any other area you deem profitable. I will give you detailed information as soon as you indicate your interest.
Please keep this very confidential even if you do not want to be part of it. God bless you as you respect this principle. I thank you in anticipation of
your kind response. Best Regards, BARRISTER HARRISON KEN. _________________________________________________________________ Discover the magic of RSS feeds at MSN South Africa! http://za.msn.com/