This email with the subject "PLEASE HELP ME." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 14 Dec 2006 06:37:14 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "micheal kamara" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend;My name is Mr Michael Kamara.I got your contact from the internet in my search for an honest person abroad who can assist me in a business Transation.My instinct motivated me to write you. I hope you will be kind enough to digest my mail and assist me in this regards.
I am an undergraduate medical student of Fourah Bay Collage in Sierra Leone.My Late father,MAYOR KAMARA IDRIS was a prominent Gold and Diamond dealer in my country Liberia and sierra leone. He was murdered in Monrovia two months ago in cold blood alongside with my beloved mother by the rebels that has been fighting against the legitimate democratically elected government in my country Liberia.
The civil war is still ravaging my country up till now. After the untimely death of my parents,I discovered some important documents through my father's personal lawyer indicating that my late father had deposited the sum of Twenty Five million USA dollars (US$25Million)as a `FAMILY TREASURE" in a Trust company in Ouagadougou,Burkina-Faso for safe keeping because of the rebel war going on in my country Liberia.
With the assistance of my father personal lawyer, I have made successful claims of the money at the Trust company in Burkina-Faso by virtue of my legal rights as the only child and next of kin of my parents though the Trust Company do not know the true contant of the Consignment.Now I have decided to transfer the money out of Burkina-Faso to your country for investment and banking because of the political and economic instability of African countries.
I am absolutely willing to give you 30% of the money,if you will agree to help me transfer the money into your account abroad
and also arrange for me to come to your country where I intendto settle down and complete my education as a qualified Medical Doctor.5%of the money shall be set aside for all the expenses that might be incurred in the course of transfering this money into your personal account or any secured account you may provide.
Bear in mind that the task of investing the money in your country shall be solely done by you and such investment shall be solely controlled and managed by you on my behalf until I finish my education.
I hope you will handle this matter with altmost confidentiality and transparency.Please,if you are willing to assist me in this matter,do not hesitate to reply me by this email address
I would be very glad indeed to hear from you as soon as possible. Yours sincerely, Michael Kamara _________________________________________________________________MSN Messenger: appels gratuits de PC à PC ! http://www.msn.fr/msger/default.asp