From: FBI < firstname.lastname@example.org >
Sent: Monday, January 23, 2012 1:03 AM
Subject: FBI (Read carefully)
FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATIONFBI.WASHINGTON DC.
FBI SECURITY CHECK ON INTERNET SCAMS AND FRAUDULENT ACTIVITIES
WASHINGTON D.C ROOM,7367
J. EDGAR HOOVER FBI BUILDING
601 4TH STREET,NW
WASHINGTON,D.C 20535, USA
This is to inform you that the FBI in agreement with the United Nations and all financial sectors involved have resolved to compensate you with the total sum of One Million US Dollars (US$1,000,000.00) for all the money you have lost to scam artists while trying to claim your non-existing Inheritance/Contract fund. This fund was cleared and released for immediate delivery after the just concluded United Nations summit held in Washington, United States of America (USA).
It is alarming on the money lost by various individuals to these scam artists who operates in syndicates all over the World today. The United Nations Security Council, The FBI, Interpol and all other high security agencies of the World are now on their feet to bring this shames crimes to an end. In this regard, the FBI is releasing our new security gadgets all over the World especially in Nigeria and so many other African countries where we sees as the home and hideout for these scam artists that have been terrorizing the entire World and Americans in special. Our men will be there in couple of days to check met all the security agencies and financial institutions in order to combat scam and to bring to book any one caught with this shameful act. You are hereby advised to stop all communications henceforth and contact us on how to get this compensation sum which is legal, because the FBI shall not fail to bring to book any one caught dealing with scam
artists starting from tomorrow.
According to what we have in our file, about One Thousand, One Hundred and three (1103) out of One Hundred Thousand (100,000) beneficiaries who are entitled to this compensation have been paid in the first section of the scam victims as listed. Payment to the second section of victims which has American citizens in majority has commenced and your name is among the victims listed to be paid in the second section of the list. This fund will be release to you through an International ATM DEBIT CARD which will enable you to access your fund through ATM and cashing machines around you. Your ATM CARD which has been processed by the CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA (CBN) in correspondence with MASTER CARD INTERNATIONAL has been handed over to Federal Express Courier Service (FEDEX) which is the approved courier to handle all delivery of this compensation fund for immediate delivery to your step.
You are hereby advised to contact FedEx on this. While contacting them, you should send across your contact details where you wish to receive your ATM CARD. Below is their contact information where you can contact them.
Federal Express Courier Service (FedEx)
Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
Contact person: Mr. Dominic Wells
You are advise to do the needful by providing to them whatever you ask to provide to ensure that FedEx delivers your ATM CARD to you. Your safety and the safe delivery of your ATM CARD is assured as long as you adhere to any instruction that may be given to you by FedEx, and also, you should remember to stop further communications with any lawyer, security companies, banks and other fake institution claiming to be in charge of your payment that has scammed you in the past.
Do not fail to update us as soon as you receive this card to enable us update our record.
Robert S. Mueller III
Federal Bureau of Investigation
J. Edgar Hoover Building
935 Pennsylvania Avenue,
NW Washington, D.C.
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