Click to go to homepage
Forward scams to - remove your name and email address first! TO CONTACT US CLICK HERE INSTEAD

Scam email #212351 - Dear Friend,

Email info

The email was sent on 2017-01-11 18:55:16 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, United States

Email header

Explains what each bit of the header means, and shows the journey the email took. Click here to show or hide it

Your content is below the advert

The scam

Dear Friend,

I am Hon. Barrister Alex Magani, A private lawyer and Financial
adviser to Late Engineer Marcus, (my client),from your country who
in Republic of Benin. On the 5th Of march, 2010, My client lost his
life as a result of Brain cancer, in Benin Medical Center. In this
regards I wish to inform you that the Bank has issued me a notice to
provide the next of kin of his account which will soon be confiscated.
Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives of my late
client over five years.

Now I seek your consent to present you to the bank as the next of kin
to my late client since you have the same LAST NAME with him, so that
the proceeds of this account, valued of $18.5M (Eighteen Million Five
Hundred Thousand United Dollars.) will be paid into your bank account.
NOTE: Upon transaction conclusion, I will request you to be entitled
to 40% of the total sum while 55% will be for me and 5% will be map
out for any expenses during the transfer.

After reading this message, reply me so that l will tell you how we
can legally proceed the claim. All I require is your honest
cooperation to enable us see this transaction through, and It must be
kept confidential.

Your Full Name.
Private Mobile Number..
Occupation ..

Yours sincerely,

Barrister Alex Magani.

Please be careful with the links in the above email - strongly suggests that you do not click on any links in the above message
The email above is most likely a scam but every now and then legitimate emails do come through, as do spam emails which are not attempting to defraud, so please use your judgement
You can contact ScamSearch at help at for any information, help, or if you have spotted a legitimate email. Please link to the email you think is legitimate.
ScamSearch does not accept any responsibility for visitors enduring any issues as a result of following links in the above email and/or contacting the sender
Please do not contact the sender unless you know what you are doing (i.e. experienced scambaiters)


Where the scam probably came from

theScamBaiter freight bait archive, theFailure Cole baits   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - Cole v2.0   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - Rebait at Cole's   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - the Martins Cole saga   theFAILURE Butch Driveshaft telemarketer phone baiting   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - Anus Laptops commercial made by scammer   theFAILURE freight bait from theScamBaiter - script of Anus Laptops commercial made by scammer