A Scam Email with the Subject "I Need Your Help Pls" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 20 Apr 2007 14:38:26 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mr Adams Ahmed" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir, I inherited amount of money from my late father,I wrote you in order to solicite for your help and assistance with hope you will understand my situation. My name is Mr Adams Ahmed .I am 24 years old from the Republic of Ivory Coast in west Africa,now seeking refuge in Dakar Senegal under the Unite Nation High Commission For Refugees (UNHCR). My (late) father Dr. Dogba Ahmed ,was the managing director J & D Oil company in (ABIDJAN) Ivory Coast. But he was killed along side with my senior brother during the longing civil war by rebels and all our properties was totally destroyed. However,after their death and burial I managed to escape with a very important document (DEPOSIT CERTIFICATE)of(US$9.5m) Nine million Five hundred thousand U.S Dollars,this document indicated me as the Next of Kin .Meanwhile,I am saddled with the problem of securing a trust worthy foriegn personality or an organisation to help me transfer the money over to his/her country with the intention of investing it in a business under his/her directives and supervisstions,because I have no knowledge of investment. Please if you are so kind as to assist me I shall send to you all vital informations for your confirmation regarding the bank where the fund was lodged. I am giving you this offers as mentioned with every confidence on your acceptance to assist me as your son and manage the money in my behalf untill such a time I am able to stand on my feet.I will be happy to hear from y ou. Be Bless you as you consider my plea. Best Regards Mr Adams Ahmed