The fake "Ambassador White Jerry" email below is a scam. Recipients are asked to delete it and should not follow the instructions in it. The fake email is being sent by scammers who are attempting to trick their potential victims into sending them money or personal information. An advance-fee scam is a form of fraud and one of the most common types of confidence trick. The scam typically involves promising the victim a significant share of a large sum of money, in return for a small up-front payment, which the fraudster requires in order to obtain the large sum.
An "Ambassador White Jerry" Advance-Fee Scam
From: Ambassador WHITE JERRY - firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Sat, Mar 30, 2019, 5:30 PM
Subject: CONGRATULATION YOUR FUNDS IS READY NOW
This email serves as a notification, to inform you on the deposit of compensation funds by the FBI and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in the amount of 30 Million dollars, which will be disbursed between 50 scam victims, with each beneficiary to be paid out 600,000 USD which has been programmed in ATM CARD and will be deliver to you.
You have been enrolled into this compensation scheme because your email address was found among an email database saved in a .txt format, on a computer hard drive belonging to con artists and fraudsters who were caught and are presently in the custody of the Economic and financial crimes commission (E.F.C.C),in Africa while some are in FBI here USA in our custody . They will be facing prosecution at the end of the month.
It is for this reason that We believe you might have been defrauded in the past or even recently and as such, we intend on paying you the stipulated amount in our bid to improve the situation all around you after these scams have been perpetuated.
To enable the processing of your payment to you,
Kindly send the following to the head of compensation payout operations with the FBI and EFCC, Phillip Jones at this E-mail address:email@example.com
Send to him your contact info below:
Contact Christopher A. Wray today with your information to enable the Head of Operations commence the processing of your payment
to avoid any delay.
Ambassador WHITE JERRY
phone number; (269) 430-3281] call or text