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This is an example of a scam message claiming to come from Western Union. The scammer says that money has been sent to you — by why? And from whom? In reality, there is no money, and nothing has been sent. The only thing going on is a scammer trying to pick your pocket.
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2015
Subject: Good day!!
Good day, I’m western union Agent Mr.Mark Damion Your first payment of $5000.00 has been sent today via Western Union. You are advise to Contact WU with your full information to enable them give you Sender Name, Question and Answer to pick up your First Payment MTCN=8845-115-202 , For more information contact Mr. Mark Damion, Tell: +229 98889902 he’ll keep sending your payment until your total fund is Completed, send information such as, Your Name, Your Address and Your Telephone Number, Your country: Thank you for cooperation Best Regards, David John
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