This email with the subject "Kindly acknowledge Receipt" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 20 Apr 2007 18:43:34 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Mr. Patrick Beans" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
LINCOLN TSB GROUP Plot 84,Ajose Adeogun Street Lagos,Nigeria Dear Sir, I am Patrick Beans the chief financial officer with the Lincoln Financial Group.I have a proposal for you but I do not know if it is against your ethics.I hope you will accept my mail in good faith. In accordance with the recent announcement by the Central Bank of Nigeria, Charles Soludo that all funds in accounts that have been dormant for over 18 years be moved to the Treasury that is why I send you this mail. For I discovered a dormant account in my office, as Group of the Financial Officer,Lincoln Cooperated and Investment Financial Group Plc. It will be in my interest to transfer this fund worth US$35 million dollars in an account offshore. If you can be a collaborator/partner to this please indicate interest immediately for us to proceed. Remember this is absolutely confidential, as I am seeking your assistance as the beneficiary of this unclaimed funds, since we are not allowed to operate a foreign account,Your contact phone numbers and name will be necessary for this effect have reposed my confidence in you and hope that you will not disappoint me.Kindly reply me with this email:firstname.lastname@example.org Yours Faithfully, Mr.Patrick Beans CHIEF OFFICER Cooperated and Investment Group Lincoln Financial Ltd