A Scam Email with the Subject "PLEASE HELP ME!!!!!!!!!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 17 Sep 2006 07:36:20 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "GRACE WILLIAMS" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good Day, I am pleased to introduce a business opportunity to you,i hope you will not be embarrassed receiving this mail as we have not had previous correspondences on this.I decided to contact you based on the clearance and assurance i got from source that linked me to you. I hope you will not impede the trust and confidence I repose in you.In brief introduction, I am Mrs.Grace Williams, an Ivorian National. The wife of (Dr.Martin Williams) My husband was a very rich Wood and Cocoa merchant, based in Abidjan, the economic capital of Ivory Coast before he was poisoned to death by his business associates on one of their outing to discussion a business deal. I had earlier lost my mother in car crash in the year 2000 along San Pedro Road. Before the death of my father on September 26th, 2003 in a private hospital where he has been admitted. He, my father called me secretly to his bed side and told me that he kept a sum of $8,328,000 ( Eight Million three Hundred and Twenty Eight Thousand United States Dollars) in a Fix suspense account in a Finance House in Europe. that he uses my names as the next of kin in the fund. He also explained to me that it was because of this money that he was poisoned by his business partners and that I should seek for a foreign partner in a country of my choice where I would transfer this money and used it for an investment such as (real estate management or stock market). After my father's death, I was faced with many dangers from hostile relatives and business associates and couple with the war in my country between the Government and the rabel.I have abandoned my country came to Dakar Senegal where I took refuge at the Dr. Faye Refugee Camp in Dakar Senegal. I succeeded in confirming the availability of the fund at the Finance Company in Europe, but my Asylum condition does not allow me to travel and couple that i do not know how to handle the money because of my age.I am appealing to you to help me and as follows: Thanking you for your understanding.I look forward to your earliest reply to my email. Please send to me the followings. 1) Telephone number 2)Fax number 2)Age and sex. 4) your full name 5) House address. Yours truly Mrs Grace Williams _________________________________________________________________ Don't just search. Find. Check out the new MSN Search! http://search.msn.com/