The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  Urgent response
From:  Richard Williams <>
Date:  Thu, 01 Mar 2007 03:49:43 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Urgent response" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 01 Mar 2007 03:49:43 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Richard Williams <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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<div>From the desk of <BR>Barrister&nbsp; Richard Williamd<BR>Address No 10 Kofo Abayomi 
st.<BR>Victoria Island<BR>Lagos, Nigeria<BR>alternative email:&nbsp; <A 
href="";></A> </div>  <div><BR>&nbsp;<BR>Attn&nbsp; 
Sir,<BR>Please I advise you to read this message carefully.<BR>I have decided to bestow this trust 
on you, <BR>which I pray you will not ignore or betray.I appologize in advance for any 
inconviniences this may cause you. <BR>I am Barrister Richard Williams,the attorney to Late Mr. 
Mohammed&nbsp; Hussain, a national of your country, who used to work with shell Development Company 
Here in Nigeria. Here in after shall be referred to as my client.<BR>My client, his wife and their 
three Children were involved in a plane crash unfortunately lost their lives.<BR>Since then I have 
made several enquiries to your embassy to locate<BR>any of my clients extended relatives this has 
also proved<BR>unsuccessful.<BR>After these
 several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to track his<BR>last name over the Internet, to locate 
any member of his family hence<BR>I contacted you. I have contacted you to assist in repatriating 
the<BR>money and property left behind by my client before they get<BR>confiscated or declared 
unserviceable by the bank where these huge<BR>deposits were lodged Particularly, with the "WEMA 
BANK NIGERIA PLC.&nbsp; where the deceased had an account valued at about 
$42.6million<BR>dollars.The bank has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or<BR>have the 
account confiscated.<BR>Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives after this tragic 
plane crash I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased since you have 
the same last name so that the proceeds of this account valued at $42.6million dollars can be paid 
to you and then you and me can share the money.60% to me and 40% to you I will procure all 
necessary Legal documents. Please furnish me
 with the below<BR>information to enable the bank transfer the fund to your bank account.</div>  
<div>1)Your full name and contact address<BR>2)Your telephone and fax number for communication 
purpose<BR>3)Your Ocupation, Age and Position</div>  <div>All I require is your honest cooperation 
to enable us see this deal<BR>through .I guarantee that this will be executed under a 
legitimate<BR>arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law.<BR>Note tO Reply me 
through my alternative email address:&nbsp; <A 
href="";></A> </div>  <div><BR>&nbsp;<BR>Best 
Regards,<BR>Barrister Richard Williams Esq. </div><p>&#32;

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