A Scam Email with the Subject "Regards, Linda Johnson" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 12 Apr 2007 09:25:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mrs Linda Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
I am Mrs. Linda Johnson from Holland. I am married to Dr. Das Johnson a Nigerian who worked with a construction company in Asia for twenty Years before he died in the tsunami disasters, we were married but without Any children.
Since his death I decided not to re-marry and presently I am 61. When my late husband was Alive he deposited the sum of 3 million dollars (Three Million Dollars) with a Security Company in Conjunction with JP Morgan Chase USA.
Presently this money is still with the Security Company and the management just Wrote me as the beneficiary to come forward to receive the money or rather Issue a letter of authorization to somebody to receive it on my behalf if I cannot come over.
I am presently in a Havanna hospital where I have been undergoing treatment Cancer of the lungs in a hospital, I have since lost my ability to talk and my doctors have told me that I have only a few months to Live.
I want a person that is trustworthy that will utilize 90% of this money to fund churches, orphanages and widows around the world but in my name "Mrs. Linda Johnson"
I am afraid sine so many things are happening in the world now, Like: Hurricanes, Earthquakes and these bird flu problem, I just want you to be opened minded and help me so that my funds can make a grate change in the affected peoples lives.
As soon as I receive your reply I shall give you the contact of the Security Company. I will also issue you a letter of authority that will prove you as the new beneficiary of this fund.
Please assure me that you will act accordingly as I stated herein and Keep this contact confidential till such a time this funds get to your Custody, this is to ensure that nothing jeopardizes my last wish on Earth.
I await your urgent reply.
Regards, Linda Johnson