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- Joined: 23 Jan 2020
from: Sergeant Eric Johnson <email@example.com>
date: Nov 20, 2020, 11:50 AM
My name is Sergeant Eric Johnson a USA Soldier for over 20 years of
service and defending our boarders and humanity I am deployed to Iran.
In one of our rescue operation here in Iran, I unknowingly
helped/rescued a very wealthy man who was kidnapped by terrorist
The man came to me with a reward in cash. I am contacting you to help
me receive the said money for safe keeping and investment as I am
unable to deposit the money through any bank due to the unsafe and
hostile environment here Iran.
Note that all replies to be sent to my private box (firstname.lastname@example.org)
You may be leery but i mean no harm and it’s from a sincere heart and
I am looking forward to your swift reply for more information.
Sergeant Eric Johnson
WARNING: Do not contact the sender of the above email nor provide them with any of your personal information or personal documents because this email is a fraudulent criminal scam designed only to steal your money. All claims made within the above email are 100% lies fabricated by an internet scammer and this scammer will never provide you with any money, assets, merchandise, friendship, romance, or anything of value. Scammers operate using totally fake identities, thus their name (and any employment, occupation or location information that they provide) is always all completely fraudulent. And any file attachments that they send you of personal ID cards, documents (government, corporate, legal, or financial), or any photographs will all be forged or stolen and the files may contain viruses. Any links to websites that they send you should also be avoided as they may be malicious and contain malware. In conclusion, do not send any money to this scammer or you will lose it permanently. If you communicate with this scammer then you also risk having your identity stolen (and used for illegal activities) plus you may fall deeper into financial, legal, and physical danger. See here to learn how we know that the above email is definitely a scam. Contact us here if you had any interactions with a scammer and need support.