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

Subject:  Urgent Business for Mutual Benefit
From:  "Franklin Maneh" <>
Date:  Tue, 20 Mar 2007 15:49:02 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Urgent Business for Mutual Benefit" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 20 Mar 2007 15:49:02 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Franklin Maneh" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attached Message

My name is Franklin Maneh=2EI guess this letter may come to you as a urprise=2C since I had no 
previous correspondence with you=2E But I think we can know 
each other more as we proceed in this relationship=2E

I am writting you to request you to be my Trustee and Manage my inherited fund while I continue and 
complete my ducation in your country=2E I lost my father last year=2E My father was a serving 
director of the Agro-exporting 
board until his death=2E He was assassinated by the rebels during the political uprising=2E

Before his death he had deposited the sum of US$ 11 Million in a bank here in Cote d'Ivoire which 
is to be used for the establishment of cocoa processing plant before his untimely death=2E

Being that this part of the world is experiencing political crises=2CI cannot invest this money 
here any long=2C despite the fact it had been my late father's industrial plans=2E

I want you act as my late father's business partner and contact the bank and request them to 
transfer the fund to your account for investment=2E

I am offering you 15% of the total amount as your commission=2E Confirm your ineterest and 
readiness to help me and send to me your residential address=2C telephone  and fax number=2EI will 
give you more details=2E

I want you to show some level of maturity and keep this transaction confidential=2E

I am waiting to hear from you=2E

Sincerely yours=2C
Franklin Maneh=2E