I received an email today that reads
I hope you receive this message on time ? Sorry I didn't inform you about my trip to the UK England for a program,I am presently in
England,something extremely dreadful happened to me,I was mugged at gun
point on my way to the hotel by some hoodlums and they made away with
my bag and other valuables.
I feel so
devastated,now my passport and other belongings are been retained by
the hotel management pending the time I pay my hotel bills.This is
shameful,I need you to help me with a loan of (1,850 pounds= $3,550) to
pay my hotel bills and get my self home.I will reimburse you soon as I
get back home.I will appreciate whatever you can assist me with.Can you
be of help?
Please reply A.S.A.P.
A googe search indicates that this is a scam. Although it appears to have come from a member of this network, it was not sent by them but by some nasty scammer. If you receive an email like this do not respond to it, don't click on any of the links contained in it. Delete it.