This email with the subject "From Williams Alfarouk/Appeal for Assistance." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 23 Aug 2008 03:26:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Williams Alfarou" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
From Williams Alfarouk/Appeal for Assistance.
Greetings, Iím Williams Alfarouk from Sierra Leone.
†Iím writing you from Rep of Cote d'Ivoire where I have been taking refuge after the brutal war and Murder of my parents by the rebels during the renewed Fighting in my country Sierra Leone. Because of the war my late Father sold his shipping company and took me to a nearby country Cote d'Ivoire where he deposited US$18, 300,000.00 Million(Eighteen Million Three Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) in his foreign account with one of the bank here in Cote d'Ivoire.Please, I have prayed before contacting you with the trust†† that you will be a help to me† with the current political situation in Ivory Coast now, Iím† seeking for your assistance to transfer this Money to your account for a good investment Project in your country and also relocate to your country† to further my study. Iím willing to offer you 20% of the total sum for your assistance. Please for your good information this transaction Is 100% risk free and prove in no way connected with any illegal transaction, Please Help me to get out of this terrible situation and as soon as you receive this mail Please kindly call me +22547434107 and contact me (email@example.com) for more details (is very important) The bank here is ready to transfer the money to your account.