A Scam Email with the Subject "ATTN/PLS," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 06 Mar 2008 07:17:18 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mr.Nelson Baku" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
ATTN/PLS, l humbly and honestly solicits your immediate assistance though this unsolicited mail may come to you as a surprise due to the high level of crime emanating from the internet. I want to transfer an amount of US$25 million (US$25,000,000.00) into your account for investment into your company, hotel and real estate development in your country. This money was generated over the years by my late father who was a wealthy Diamond merchant in my country Sierra Leon. My father died shortly after the war in my country. I have all the relevant documents covering this fund. I am presently residing in Ghana where the money is lodged in a bank for onward transfer into your account/company account. Please feel free to contact immediately if you are interested for the necessary proceedings. All i need is your full name and address, your direct telephone and fax numbers for easier communications. Your share will be 30% of the total sum, while mine will be 65%. We shall keep 5% for expenses. I want to invest this fund in your company and other good business in your country to yield much profit. Reach me immediately so that I can give you further details. Also provide me with direct tel/fax numbers to reach you. Yours truly, Nelson Baku. Reply To This Address: firstname.lastname@example.org