This email with the subject "BUSINESS PROPOSAL / INVESTOR SOLICITATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 31 Jan 2007 10:31:31 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "'Engr. McMillan M. Peck'" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
3 Presley Way Crown hill, Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire MK8 OES United Kingdom. Tel. +44.7011.150.363 Dear Sir, It's a great delight and immense pleasure to recommend this proposition to you which I believe it will not cause a slight irritation to your honour; though we might not met before but I suppose profitable business is merit to be present in the first encounter. I actually sought your contact through your country business portal and I decided to contact you. I am Engr. McMillan M. Peck, a crude oil substance decontamination expert, also a COM-merchant to Late (Mr. Lajuddin Rahman) an oil & Gas mercantile from UNITED EMIRATE who unfortunately caught up in the plane crash of Alaska Airlines Flight 261, which crashed on January 31st, 2000. Nevertheless, before Hon. Lajuddin death, his last oil supplies to his foreign customers is worth approximately the sum of US$800,000,000.00 ''Eight hundred million dollars'' which was later paid to his business stock account two months after his death. The honorable misfortune came about during his appointment to UNITED STATE OF AMERICA to honor the invitation of his customers and to negotiates on the structure of payment to cover his last supplies. Moreover, the decease's immediate family or relatives were not where to be found ever since his death. I am frantically in need of your assistance to secure and receive this fund as a custodian and investor before his lawyer is able to locate his immediate family. You can as well trade with the said fund for good 4years until we are able to locate his real family or his true background. His attorney is ready to set aside 5% of the fund as a compensation and reimbursement of any offset expenses during the transfer of the fund to your bank account. Finally, endeavour to confirm your capability and efficiency to trade with the fund with a reasonable profit within the period of 4 years which the fund would be kept under your management and do reply immediately if you found this proposal interesting and reasonable. I shall connect you with his attorney as soon you proof your interest and intent to execute the proposal. N:B- Direct your reply to: email@example.com I remain, Sincerely yours, Engr. McMillan M. Peck.