Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Please I need your help

From: Ben Allen <>

This email with the subject "Please I need your help" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 25 Jul 2007 18:53:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Ben Allen <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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<span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">From :Ben .A. Guei ,</span><br style=3D"=
font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">Villa 11 Riviera Gol=
f cocody</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight:=
 bold;">Abidjan Cote D' Ivoire.</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><spa=
n style=3D"font-weight: bold;">Tel : +22506191608</span><br style=3D"font-w=
eight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</span><br style=3D"=
font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">Dear ,</span><br sty=
le=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</span><=
br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">I am (Be=
n .A. Guei )from Cote d Ivoire. I am 23 years old , I lost my father a coup=
le of years ago. My father late General Robert Guei was a Ex-Military head =
of State of Ivory Coast until his untimely death,(You can visit http://news= for</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold=
;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">complete report on this incident).</s=
pan><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">&nb=
sp;</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold=
;">He was assassinated on the 19th of September 2002 by the rebels followin=
g the political uprising. Before his death, he deposited with a security co=
mpany here in Cote d'Ivore the sum of (Eleven Million, Five Hundred Thousan=
d United States Dollars Only) $11.5 Million Dollars meant for the purchase =
of military tanks and security equipment from Russian and whereby the the s=
ecurity company do not know the contents of the metal safe box is money, he=
 told them</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weigh=
t: bold;">at the time of deposit that it contains African Art work treasure=
s and computer security consumables that does not need air and sun rays, th=
at will be ship to his foreign business associate in abroad.</span><br styl=
e=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</span><b=
r style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">I want yo=
u to do me a favor to receive the box as my late father foreign business as=
sociate oversea in your country, so that I will come over to your country f=
or investment and resettlement,since the present administration is no more =
in cordial relationship with my families.</span><br style=3D"font-weight: b=
old;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</span><br style=3D"font-wei=
ght: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">I have plan to do investment=
 in your country, like Real Estate and Hotel this is my reason for writing =
to you.</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight: =
bold;">&nbsp;</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-we=
ight: bold;">Please if you are willing to assist me, indicate your interest=
 in replying soonest, I will offer you 15% only for your kind and honest as=
sistance.</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-weight=
: bold;">&nbsp;</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bold;"><span style=3D"font-=
weight: bold;">Thanks and best regards.</span><br style=3D"font-weight: bol=
d;"><span style=3D"font-weight: bold;">Mr Ben .A. Guei .</span><br style=3D=
"font-weight: bold;"><br /><hr />Appelez vos amis de PC =E0 PC -- C'EST GRA=
TUIT <a href=3D'' target=3D'_new'>Ess=
ayez-le maintenant !</a></body>