Somehow it looks like your Yahoo email address has been spoofed. Unless you
actually traveled to the UK. Here's the spoof message I just got in my
Gmail account ... which I've never used to send a message to you!


from Ben Sharp <>
date Fri, May 28, 2010 at 13:46
subject Sad News

hide details 13:46 (37 minutes ago)

I'm writing this with tears,my family and I came down here to London,England
for a short vacation unfortunately we were mugged at the park of the hotel
where we stayed,all cash,credit card and cell were stolen off us but
luckily for us we still have our passports with us. We've been to the
embassy and the Police here but they're not helping issues at all and our
flight is leaving soon from now but we're having problems settling the
hotel bills and the hotel manager won't let us leave until we settle the

Am freaked out at the moment. I have nothing left on me right now and I am
lucky that we are all ok and I have My passports with me it would have been
worst if they had made away with my passports. Well all I need now is just
$1,280 to settle the hotel bills. you can have it wired to my name via
Western Union, I'll have to show my passport as ID to pick it up here and i
promise to pay you back as soon as I get back home. Here's my info below

Name: Ben Sharp
State: London W10 4AH,
Country: United Kingdom

As soon as it has been done, kindly get back to me with the confirmation
number. Let me know if you are heading to the WU outlet now???