A Scam Email with the Subject "Please help me out" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 22 Oct 2007 03:00:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Saratulahi Rasheed" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dearest One , I want to confiding this assistance to you without any doubt of betray or braking of heart. I don’t want you to find this matter so quick or too sudden, but the situation requires it. I here by Miss Saratulai the daughter of late Chief Racheed Rasaq ,i am a citizen of sierra leone living in cote d'ivoire ,my weight 60 height 1.70,i am 24 years old am a student of one College in the city of Ghana but since my father died about years ago i could not futher my education.My late father was a great businessman in Timber in ,Africa and some other countries in Asia and Europe.Now i decide to search for foriegn partnership to help me claim this money out and invest it in Timber business. I have a little access problem with my late fathers treasure deposited in a security company and this problem is bordering my heart and I will love to disclose it to you immediately because this matter will require your honest support. The fact is that; My late Father die long time ago and left me the legacy of Eight point five million us dollars (15.500.000$) which my late Father was deposited here in Cote d'Ivoire, with a Fiduciary Fund Holder before he was call to the glory of almighty. Though I have not met with you before but I believe, one has to risk confiding in succeed sometimes in life. The money is sealed in the Metal consignment Box and deposited in the custody of security company during the strike of war in Cote d'Ivoire here before my late father loose his life. This is a legitimate transaction. You will be paid 20% as your commission/compensation for your active efforts and contribution to the success of this transaction. If you are interested, please do indicate by providing me with your full names, your confidential telephone number, fax number and email address and I will provide further details and instructions.Please keep this confidential as we cannot afford more political problems. Yours faithfully, Saratulahi.