> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL
> Date: Sat, 13 Mar 2010 00:50:04 -0800
> Dear Friend,
> My name is Sgt.John Hilger, I am an American soldier with Swiss
> background, serving in the military with the army's 3rd infantry
> division. With a very desperate need for assistance, I have summed up courage to
> contact you. I found your contact particulars in an address journal. I am
> seeking your kind assistance to move the sum of ( $19 Million U.S.
> Dollars ) Nineteen Million United State Dollars to you, as far as i
> can be assured that my share will be safe in your care until I complete
> my service here, this is no stolen money, and there are no danger
> Source Of Money:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2988455.stm
> Some money in various currencies was discovered in barrels at a farmhouse
> near one of Saddam's old palaces in Tikrit-Iraq during a rescue
> operation, and it was agreed by staff Sgt Kenneth buff and I that some
> part of this money be shared among both of us before informing anybody
> about it since both of us saw the money first. This was quite an illegal
> thing to do, but I tell you what? No compensation can make up for the
> risk we have taken with our lives in this hell hole, Of which my brother
> in-law was killed by a road side bomb.
> The above figure was given to me as my share, and to conceal this kind of
> money became a problem for me, so with the help of a British contact
> working here under United Nation office enjoys some immunity, I was able
> to get the package out to a safe location entirely out of trouble spot.
> The United Nation officer does not know the real contents of the
> package, and believes that it belongs to a British/American medical
> Doctor who died in a raid here in Iraq, and before giving up, trusted me
> to hand over the package to his family.
> Now this where you come in this if you are willing to assist me in this
> transaction, the money has been packed as family valuables and it will be
> delivered to you in your country in two days, if you are willing to
> assist me in this venture you are advised to get back to me with your
> Complete contact information which will be forwarded to the diplomat that
> will deliver the consignment to your country under the United Nation
> Diplomatic Immunity.
> He will contact you via e-mail or on your direct phone number from your international
> airport, after that the consignment will proceed to your home which is
> the final destination, note that it is not a must that you should assist
> me in this transaction but if you are willing and sincere to help me out
> in this transaction be rest assured that this transaction is 100% risk
> free and it does not contradict the laws of any country.
> I want you to suggest a good business in your country where I can invest
> the sum of $19m usd, Like buying of property, real estate, shares,
> hotels/lodges, shopping complex for rental, etc.
> The profits that will accrue from the investments will be shared by me
> and you on a negotiable and agreed terms.
> I hope that you should abide by absolute confidentiality, transparency
> and trust towards a swift negotiation and actualization of this mutual
> business due to my status.
> Indicate your interest in assisting me as well as Providing the following
> information to facilitate the smooth conclusion of the Transaction:
> 1) Your Full Name:
> 2) Your Address:
> 3) Your Telephone Number:
> 4) Your Mobile Number:
> 5) Your occupation:
> 6) The Name of the Closest Airport to your City of residence:
> One passionate appeal I will make to you is not to discuss this matter
> with anybody, should you have reasons to reject this offer, please and
> please destroy this message as any leakage of this information will be
> too bad for us soldiers here in Iraq. I do not know how long we will
> remain here, and i have been shot, wounded and survived two suicide bomb
> attacks by the special grace of God, this and other reasons i will
> mention later has prompted me to reach out for help, I honestly want this
> matter to be resolved immediately, please contact me as soon as possible
> through my email address. I am also willing to give you 30% of the total sum for your kind assistance.
> Truly Yours,
> Sergeant John Hilger.
> Abul Uruj, Baghdad, Iraq