Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: williams john <>

This email with the subject "ATTENTION DEAR" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 24 Aug 2006 19:10:47 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was williams john <>, although it may have been spoofed.

I am Dr. Martin Collins,a British  citizen residen  there in London. I am good friend to Late Mr. 
Byrne anderson  , A citizen of United States of America. He
spent all his life here in London but died on one of  his trip  outside London. I am contacting you 
to assist in  repatriating his money and property left
behind before   they get confiscated or  declared  unserviceable by the Bank where this huge 
deposit was  lodged. The said fund is deposited with a bank in Europe. Particularly, the deceased 
had an Amount at about 20 million Euros. Since after notification of  the death of the deceased, 
the bank has issued me a  notice to provide the Relations/ next of kin or
have the Funds confiscated within the next 21 days.Since I have  been unsuccessful in locating the  
relatives all this while till now, that is why I am  seeking your consent to purport you as the 
next of kin  of the  deceased since you bears the same surname, and  as a foreigner and have the 
proceeds of this Amount  valued at 20 million Euros paid to you as the benefice approved Next of 
Kin. If you agree we can discuss the percentage you will have
as compensation on your  involvement. All I require is your honest cooperation and Sincerity to 
enable us sees this deal through.  I  guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate 
arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law, as it is a 100% risk free venture.I 
will update you with details when I hear from you,
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