This is just one type of the thousands
of scam e-mail variants
sent out each day by 419 scammers. If you've received an e-mail even
remotely similar to the scam published here or if you have
arrived at this page via an internet search resulting from an e-mail
that you received, YOU
HAVE RECEIVED A SCAM E-MAIL!
CAPT. JOHN ANTHONY
This is an internet
send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: Capt john Anthony <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: FROM CAPT. JOHN ANTHONY, CAN WE WORK OUT THIS?
Date: Sat, 29 Oct 2011 08:18:37 +0800 (SGT)
X-Mailer: YahooMailClassic/14.0.10 YahooMailWebService/0.8.114.317681
I am sorry to encroach into your privacy in this manner.
I found you listed in the MOD Database and I find it pleasurable to offer you my partnership in business.
I only pray at this time that your address is still valid. I want to solicit your attention to receive money on my behalf.
I am Capt. John Anthony, an officer in the US Army,and also a West
Point Graduate presently serving in the Military with the 82nd Air
Borne Division Peace keeping force in Baghdad, Iraq.
I am on the move to Afghanistan from Iraq as the last batch just left,
and i really need your help in assisting me with the safe keeping of
two military trunk boxes which has just arrived the USA from the Iraq.
I hope you can be trusted? Kindly view this news blog below for some
If you can be can be trusted,i will explain further when i get a
response from you. Please ensure to reply via my private e-mail
God Bless America.
Capt. John Anthony
[ END SCAM E-MAIL ]
CAPT. JOHN ANTHONY
It's important to note that
any real people and / or legitimate
organizations whose actual names or other details appear in
these scam e-mails have absolutely no
with this scam!
Scammers never use their real
They frequently take on the identity of real people to help make themselves and their scam appear legitimate.
This is just a small sampling of the
many hundreds of advance fee fraud e-mails received each day here at
headquarters. It is 100% pure B.S. Purity Guaranteed!
There are many different types of 419 scam (examples)
but they all promise you something (fortune, job with salary /
low-interest loan, lottery prize,
bargain gold dust / diamonds,
work visa, etc.) in return
for a small 'fee' or some kind of remittance. Of course, there is no
fortune, no job, no loan, no prize to be had. It's just a ploy to get
willingly send them money.
If you receive one of these scam mails, simply delete it as you would any other spam mails.
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