Got this in the spam mail today. My email provider says it's spam/scam-mail.
Private & Confidential
Hello, this is Col. Lucinda Romero (Mrs.) of the USJFCOM Afghanistan; It will interest you to know that I have nominated you as my beneficiary to receive ($) 25, 000, 000 USD “Investment Capital” which I intend to keep safely in your account or any overseas account under your supervision.
My desire and purpose is to have you invest this (25, 000, 000 USD) in a lucrative business and retain the funds until the end of our USJFCOM service here in Afghanistan mid-next year.
The aforesaid Investment Capital is available in a certify U.S HSBC Banker’s Draft with free title. (a) Upon your request I shall send a certify scan copy of the same to you for your confirmation on the availability of the said fund.
Please reply with your full contact information and address; You’ll be compensated with 40% of the total sum for your services.
I wait for your answers;
Col. Lucinda C. Romero (Mrs.) Deputy Director,
US Joint Forces Command (USJFCOM) Afghanistan
Why someone isn't/hasn't arrested and prosecuted whomever it is that sends these spam emails out is beyond me.
As clearly they're attempting to use the good name of our men and women in uniform, to scam folks out of their hard earned cash.