Originating IP: 188.8.131.52
Originating ISP: China Telecom (americas) Corporation
City: Central District
Country of Origin: Hong Kong
from: uscustomauthority1 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
date: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 2:49 PM
subject: Department of U.S Custom Authority Des Moines International Airport lowa.
US Customs Service Seal
Department of U.S Custom Authority Des Moines International Airport lowa.
SUBJECT; STOPPAGE ON THE PARCEL MARKED
We are writing to inform you that your consignment with registration number
(0609) which was couriered by the contracted courier company FedEx Benin Republic has been stopped because of non-availability of TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE that cover the amount of money involved by the officials of U.S.A,
And we conducted a routine check on all the goods which is our normal routine and during exercise, it was discovered that your CONSIGNMENT bearing your name has no tax clearance coverage, BUT this Tax certificate will cost you the sum of $125USD.
Based on this, you are advised to reply to this email notification with a copy of this certificate, for immediate release of the parcel to your address stated below. We are sorry for any inconveniences this stoppage might cause you but this is our procedure which is for the total security of beneficiary’s package. This practice as it might interest you to know is to help us track down any package that was stolen.
Your parcel will remain here until this certificate is produced and you are given 3 working days to make this possible but failure to comply to this instruction, we shall consider this delivery as a BAD delivery and thereby go ahead to confiscate it by sending the diplomat Paul Mike back to his country.
We thank you for your attention as you adhere strictly for your own good.
Mr. Robert James
Director of Operations; Des Moines International Airport Lowa