This email with the subject "PLEASE WE NEED YOUR HELP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 10 Nov 2006 05:48:11 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "john kurubos" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
PLEASE WE NEED YOUR HELP From: John And Mary, Ivory Coast West Africa, Abidjan. Number (00225 08966711)Good thing to write you I have a proposal for you, i intend to establish with you and in your country which however is not mandatory nor will in any manner compel you to honour against your will.
Dearest we are John and Mary Kurubos, From Sierra Leone But now in Ivory Coast. We are an ophan our late Parents Mr and mrs Kurubos. Our Father was a highly reputable business magnet-(a cocoa merchant)who operated in the capital of Ivory coast during His days.
It is sad to say that He passed away mysteriously in France during one of his business trips abroad . Though His sudden death was linked or rather suspected to have been masterminded by an uncle of ours who travelled with Him at that time. But God knows the truth!Our mother died when where small ,and since then our Father tookus so special. Before His death.
My father called me and told me that he has the sum of (USD$10.700,000) ( MILLION UNITED STATES DOLLARS)deposited with a security company as a Trunk box in Cote'D Ivoire west Africa. He further told him that He deposited the box with the name of a business partner while I am the next of kin and that the security company is not aware that the content of the box is cash.
We are just young 18 and 16 years old and a highy school college people, with little knowledge of business which is why We are in need of a partner whom will assist us to get this fund released for investments in his or her country while I proceed with our education.
Dear,We are in a sincere desire of your humble assistance on this regard, and your suggestions and ideas will be highly appreciated.
Now permit me to ask these few questions? 1. Can you honestly do this transaction with Us ? 2.can We completely trust you?Please,Consider this and get back to us as soon as possible so that we can give you the full informations that will be need. And We will want you to know that you are the frist person we have contacted for this transaction.
Thank you so much and God bless you abundantly. Best regards, John And Mary kurubos _________________________________________________________________MSN Messenger : discutez en direct avec vos amis ! http://www.msn.fr/msger/default.asp