Be warned: the following was sent directly to my junk folder and is a typical scam email. Do not fall victim to a scammer’s ploy. If you receive the same email, delete it or mark it as spam.
from W. G & Costello Q.C firstname.lastname@example.org
sender time Sent at 06:29 (GMT+01:00). Current time there: 21:03. ?
date 20 June 2011 06:29
W. G & Costello Q.C
Our client, a fruitless widow who has lived at 406 Marine Road for the past 12 years, has long been in a running battle with a terminal disease and may be losing. She’s a keen activist who spends evenings at the Mariners Arms. She has nominated to bequeath 19, 100, 000. 00 gbp to you. We have been appointed for your screening, and evaluation of credibility and trustworthiness.
The essence of this communication is to determine if you are a person of high moral standing, and eligible to be beneficiary. Any ties with civil society or charity is an added advantage. Please contact us at email@example.com
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