A Scam Email with the Subject "Gold Dust Auction For Sales." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 22 Apr 2008 00:00:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Employment/Job Scam. The sender was John Mensah <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir, I am John Mensah of Goldfield Company ltd Ghana.The management of Gold field Company Ghana wish to contact you as a result of the under mentioned resources. The company is on their effort to meet up with the 2010 vision and scrutinize the indigenous miners to pave way for international investors. The Executives of this company has therefore mapped out for a three-phase project, quantities of both alluvial gold nuggets and gold dust for immediate auction sales to purchase certain mining equipment to face-lift the small-scale industry. The project has taken off and we are looking for buyers internationally for the following Hallmark. Quantity: 350Kg – Alluvial Gold nuggets. Purity: 97.82% - 23 Karats, Price: USD15,500.00 Per Kilo give away/auction price: Method of Payment: Cash - After assay or otherwise negotiable.We hereby send you full corporate offer (FCO) with legal responsibility, under penalty of perjury, sales and purchase of our product, A.U Metal Gold under the following terms and condition.We have a new arrangement of delivery via our United Kingdom Diplomatic Delivery to your country this week if you can assure of us of sincerety in payment. It is imperative that you should come down to Ghana or delegate your representative to visit the spot for assessment of the quality of the product in question as we are making arrangement to move the Gold via Diplomatic agency .This is to enable us get in touch with our customer that will have problem in coming down to Ghana as well as quick sales. Buyer visits the location of the gold in Ghana , inspects and make payment for his/her shipment to his destination of choice for final refinery or will be responsible for the cost of clearing the goods on the arrival to destination and we will take care of the export clearance documents here in Ghana to your country. We will equally appreciate if we can expand our market through you by linking us to more buyers. You will be rewarded with a negotiable 5% of the total amount after sales. For further information or negotiation, contact me using this email address below: Yours faithfully, Mr. John Mensah Sales Manager Tel:+233 27 208 8265 Private Email: email@example.com