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!
Barrister Bryan William
This is an internet
scam! DO NOT
send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: br w <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2009 10:40:58 -0700 (13:40 EDT)
SOLICITOR AND NOTARY PUBLIC
Children & Families Law Firm
am Barrister Bryan William. I have a client Mr.Jeffrey,who bears the
same last name with you and a national of your Country who used to work
with Amaco Associates Company in London, on the 22nd of May 2005, my
client,his wife and their two Kids were involved in a car accident
along Manchester Express Road. All occupants of the vehicle
unfortunately lost their lives.
Since then I have made several
enquiries to your Embassy to locate any of my client's extended
relatives, this has also proved unsuccessful.
After these several
unsuccessful attempts, I decided to trace his relatives over the
internet, to locate any member of his family but of no avail.
have contacted you to assist me in repatriating the money left behind
by my late client before they got confiscated or declared unserviceable
by the Finance House where these huge deposits were
lodged.Particularly,the Finance House where the deceased had a
consignment valued about sixty million u.s.a dollars($60,000,000.00)
has issued me a notice to provide the next-of- kin or have the
consignment confiscated within the next ten official working days.
I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over two year
(2) Year now, I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin to
the deceased so that the proceeds of this consignment valued about
sixty million u.s.a dollars($60,000,000.00) can be paid to you and then
you and I can share the money,50% to me and 50% for you. I will work
out all the necessary legal documents that can be used to back up this
claim , all I require is your honest co-operation to enable us see this
I guarantee that this will be executed
under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of
the law,remember the secrecy of this transaction is as well as the
success of it Please get in touch with me by my secured and
confidential email address immediately you acknowledge the good receipt
of this message, do not forget to send me your direct telephone number,
so that I can put a call through to you for an extensive discussion on
Anticipating your prompt response.
Yours in service,
[ END SCAM E-MAIL ]
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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.
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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.
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