The fake donation email below, which appears to have been sent by Ms. Christy Walton 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 impersonating the real person and 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.
A "Ms. Christy Walton" Advance-Fee Scam
From: Ms Christy Walton - firstname.lastname@example.org
Sent: Monday, April 29, 2019 8:48:28 PM
Subject: I have a donation for you.
Good-Day My Dearest Beloved,
I hope this email find you in good condition, i am Ms. Christy Walton.
I have a donation for you Worth $5, Billions, contact me for more details.
Ms. Christy Walton.
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Christy Walton is married into what became the richest family in the world: Walmart's Walton clan. She inherited her fortune when her husband, John Walton, died in a 2005 plane crash.