Need a book? Engineering books recommendations...

Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

RE: Nigerian Scams

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
You would think you would see a burgeoning Nigerian economy, with that
amount of money in play!



William L. Polhemus, Jr. P.E.
Polhemus Engineering Company
Katy, TX, USA
Phone (281) 492-2251
FAX (281) 492-8203
email bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc

-----Original Message-----
From: Bob Shaw [mailto:rshaw(--nospam--at)steelstructures.com]
Sent: Tuesday, July 02, 2002 10:43 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: RE: Nigerian Scams

The most recent Postal Service newsletter states that this scam has
collected about $100,000,000 from Americans thus far, over the many years in
operation. The amount stolen from foreigners is not stated. Fifteen people,
including one American, have been murdered in Nigeria when going there to
"complete" the transaction. They had been using counterfeit stamps for their
mailing, but these letters are now are being caught and destroyed, so they
have moved to email. Hard to believe there are that many stupid people.



******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* ***
*   Read list FAQ at: http://www.seaint.org/list_FAQ.asp
* 
*   This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers 
*   Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To 
*   subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to:
*
*   http://www.seaint.org/sealist1.asp
*
*   Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org. Remember, any email you 
*   send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted 
*   without your permission. Make sure you visit our web 
*   site at: http://www.seaint.org 
******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********