||Date: Wed 25 Nov 2009 21 58 28 0530 IST
From: Barrister Walter Meyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
BARRISTER WALTER MEYER
Carre No.456 Sojatimey
Republic of Benin
Telephone: +229 96346181
Please do not be embarrassed to receive this mail especially since we do not know each other before, My concern is how to transfer my late client money amounting to $18.5 million dollars out of Benin Republic for a better investment abroad.
My name is Walter Meyer, the attorney to Late Michael Young, a national of your country, who used to work as the Director of (La Sucrerie de COMPLANT de Benin S.A.) in Benin Republic West Africa.
Here in after shall be Referred to as my client,on the 27th of May 2004, my client, His wife and their only Child were involved in a car accident Along Sagbama 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 clients extended relatives this has also proved Unsuccessful.
After these several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to track His last name over the Internet, to locate
any member of his Family hence I contacted you. I have contacted you to assist in Repatriating the money and property left behind by my client before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank here.
These huge deposits were lodged particularly, with the "BANQUE ATLANTIQUE BENIN" (BAB)" An affiliate of Commercial Bank of Africa where the Deceased had an account valued at about $18.5 million dollars.
The Bank has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have the account confiscated. Since I have been unsuccessful in Locating the relatives for over 5 years, now I seek your consent To present you as the next of kin of the deceased since you have The same last name so that the proceeds of this account valued at $18.5 million dollars can be paid to you and then you and me can Share the money.50% to me and 50% to you.
I will procure all Necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make.All I
require is your honest truthful cooperation to enable us seeing this Deal through.
I will like you to call me on my phone +229 96346181 after you read this mail.
I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law..
And the way we are going to achieve this is I will need the following information from you,
Your Full Name and Address,
Occupation and Position,
Your Telephone and Mobile for Communication Purpose.
I await your reply ASAP.
Barrister Walter Meyer.
Tel: +229 96346181.
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