A Scam Email with the Subject "URGENT MESSAGE FROM REV. FATHER PETER BASIL" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 16 Mar 2007 01:11:39 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Rev Father Peter Basil" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Rev' Father Peter Basil (Parish Priest) St. Catherine's Catholic Parish 4 Lewens Lane,Wimbome DORSET BH21 ILF London, UK Fax 0044 871 264 0649 Fax 0044 871 264 0705 Dear Beloved,On behalf of the trustees and executor of the estate of Late Sir. William Smith, I wish to notify you that late Sir. Williams Smith, made you a beneficiary to his Will. He left the sum of Two Million Five Hundred and fifty thousand Pounds Sterling (Ł2,550.000.00 BPS) to you in the Codicil and last testament to his Will.
This may sound strange and unbelievable to you, but it is real and true. Being a widely traveled man, he must have been in contact with you in the past or simply you were nominated to him by one of his numerous friends abroad that wished you good. Sir. Williams Smith passed away peacefully in the Lister Hospital London, after a short illness at the age of 88 years.
He was born May 10th 1915, died June 26th 2003, and his Will is now ready for execution. Sir. Williams Smith, until his death was a very dedicated Christian who loved to give out.
Sir. Williams Smith was a kind and generous-hearted man, a real gentleman who had many friends here and abroad. According to him this money is to support your activities and to help the poor and the needy in your Country.
Please If I reach you as I am hopeful; endeavor to get back to me as Soon as possible, to enable the solicitor executing the Will to conclude his job. You should forward along your telephone and fax Numbers, including your present mailing address. Please response to via e-mail address for security reason ( email@example.com )
I'm looking forward for your urgent response. Yours in His service, Rev' Fr. Peter Basil ( Parish Priest ) _________________________________________________________________Express yourself instantly with MSN Messenger! Download today it's FREE! http://messenger.msn.click-url.com/go/onm00200471ave/direct/01/