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Scam email #230684 - Attention Dear Beneficiary

Email info

The email was sent on 2017-07-06 13:26:18 and appeared to be from but this address could have been spoofed.
If you replied to this email, your reply would have been sent to which was the scammer's actual email address.
It was probably sent from in Unknown, Benin

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The scam

On Monday, July 3, 2017 1:21 PM, Dr. Patrice Talon. <> wrote:

This is to inform you that we have sent your first payment of $5,000.00 (Five

Thousand dollars) through Money Gram as we have been given the mandate to

transfer your full compensation fund of $14,5000.000.Million Dollars via Money

Gram by

the United Nations Government. I called to give you the information through

phone but we could not reach you even this morning.So,I was instructed to


you the payment information which include Reference (Money Transfer Control

Number) and sender's name,so that you can pick up your payment of $5,000.00 to

enable us send another payment of $5,000.00 by tomorrow as you know we shall


sending you only $5,000.00 per day. Please copy this payment information below

and go to any Money Gram office/outlet closer to you to receive this payment of

$5,000.00 and get back to us to send you another payment by tomorrow.

For the proof to you enter the (REFERENCE) number # 62662217 to our transfer

tracking website: ( Enter sender's

last name. Peter

and click tracking and it will show you that your funds is available for you to

pick up.

Reference: 62662217

Question= What Color

Answer= White

Amount Sent: $5000

Telephone Number +229-68433918

or email this office as soon as you have

received this payment you can

also track your payment on line by login to (

before you go to any money gram transfer close to you to pick the money.



Form Below




4. Phone Number:




His Excellency,

Dr. Patrice Talon

President of Benin Republic.

Telephone Number +229-68433918


SpamAssassin Report (spam score: 7.9)

 pts rule name               description
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-0.0 NO_RELAYS Informational: message was not relayed via SMTP
1.2 MISSING_HEADERS Missing To: header
0.1 MISSING_MID Missing Message-Id: header
1.8 MISSING_SUBJECT Missing Subject: header
2.3 EMPTY_MESSAGE Message appears to have no textual parts and no
Subject: text
1.0 MISSING_FROM Missing From: header
-0.0 NO_RECEIVED Informational: message has no Received headers
1.4 MISSING_DATE Missing Date: header
0.0 NO_HEADERS_MESSAGE Message appears to be missing most RFC-822 headers

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