REQUEST FOR YOUR UNRESERVED ASISTANCE
Firstly, I must solicit your confidence in this transaction, this is by virtue of its nature as being utterly confidential and top secret. Though I know that a transaction of this magnitude will make any one apprehensive and worried, but I am assuring you that all will be well at the end of the day. I have decided to contact you due to the urgency of this transaction, as we have been reliably informed of its swiftness and confidentiality.
Let me start by first introducing myself properly to you. I am Solomon Mark an account officer to Late Engineer William Adams at HSBC Bank here in London. I came to know of you in my private search for a reliable and reputable person to handle a very confidential transaction, which involves the transfer of a huge sum of money to a foreign account requiring maximum confidence. A foreigner, Late Engineer William Adams, an oil Merchant /contractor, until his death three years ago in a ghastly air crash, banked with us here in HSBC Bank he had a closing balance of USD$10.2M (Ten Million, Two Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) which the bank now unquestionably expects to be claimed by any of his available foreign next of kin or alternatively be donated to a discredited trust fund for arms and ammunition.
Fervent valuable efforts had been made by the HSBC Bank to get in touch with any of late Engr. William Adams's next of kin to no avail because (he had no known wife and children) that the management is making arrangement for the fund to be declared "UNCLIAMABLE " and then be subsequently donated to the trust fund for Arms and Ammunition, In order to avert this negative development, myself and some of my trusted colleagues in the bank now seek for your permission to have you stand as late Engr. WILLIAMS ADAMS' next of kin so that the fund, USD$10.2M, would be subsequently transferred and paid into your bank account as the beneficiary next of kin. All documents and proves to enable you get this fund have been carefully worked out and we are assuring you a 100% risk free involvement. Your share would be 30% of the total amount. 5% has been set aside for expenses, while the rest would be for me and my colleagues for investment in your country.
If this proposal is OK by you and you do not wish to take advantage of the trust we hope to bestow on you and your company, then kindly get to me immediately with your Full name, Address, your direct Telephone and Fax numbers. Respond to me through my private e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org and make sure you call me at +44-792-4524829. so that I can forward to you the relevant details of this transaction.
Thank you in advance for your anticipated co-operation
Mr. Solomon Mark (Payment Officer)