This email with the subject "From Mr. David Samba" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 11 Dec 2007 12:57:06 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "David Samba" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
From Mr. David Samba Abidjan Cote D'Ivoire Dear,It is my pleasure to write you after much consideration since
telephone communication can not be suitable enough to communicate to you at first.I am mr. David Samba the only Son of late Dr Mathew Samba of Sierra-Leone (SA) I am 25 years of age. My late father was limited liability in Cocoa and Gold merchant in Sierra-Leone before his untimely death. After his business trip to Abidjan-Cote d'Ivoire,to negociate on a cocoa and gold business he wanted to invest in Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire. A Week after he came back from Abidjan, he got an accidente with my mother of which my mother died instantly but my father died after five days in a private hospital on that faithful afternoon. I didn't know that my father was going to leave me after I had lost my mother. But before he gave up the ghost, it was as if he knew he was going to die. He my father, MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PERFECT PEACE he disclosed to me that he deposited sum of ($10,000,000,00) US Dollars (Ten MILLION US DOLLARS) in a Security Company here in Abidjan- Cote d'ivoire. That the money was meant for his cocoa and Gold company he wanted to establish in Abidjan - Cote d'Ivoire though, according to my father he deposited the money in trunk box but declared it as vital family belongings. He single handed me the key of the box and the deposit certificate and instructed me to seek for a reliable and trust worthy business partner for my life time investment abroad. Now I have succeded in locating the security company here in Abidjan- Cote d'ivoire and also confirmed the items with most honest and confidentiality. Now I am soliciting for your assistance to help me lift this money out from Abidjan to your safe account abroad so that we should invest it in any meaningful lucrative business in your country because this is my only hope in life. Awaiting anxiously to hear from you so that we can discuss the modalities of this transaction. Please kindly contact me through the above email address immediately for more discussion. Please don't hesitate to send me a message.Thanks for your kind attention./ And please don't forget to contacts me through this email address (email@example.com) Yours sincerely Mr. David Samba