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Police seek cross-dressing fraud suspect

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Johnny Green (Source: Effingham Co. Sheriff's Office) Johnny Green (Source: Effingham Co. Sheriff's Office)
Johnny Green (Source: Effingham Co. Sheriff's Office) Johnny Green (Source: Effingham Co. Sheriff's Office)
EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted person who is suspected of passing fraudulent checks at several area stores.

Authorities are looking for Johnny Green, 37, of the Garden City or Savannah area. According to police, he is possibly driving a 2001 tan Chevrolet Venture minivan displaying Georgia tag BSQ 0263.

Police say Green is known to dress as a woman and uses several aliases for identification purposes.

Authorities have obtained surveillance video of Green dressed as a female at Walmart in Effingham County, Walgreens in Garden City and Target in Brunswick.

Police say Green has a very extensive criminal history and has been arrested 18 times in Georgia for financial related crimes.

"He has been arrested at least 18 times and most of his charges are related to forgery. He usually dresses as a female and wears dresses and wigs," said David Ehsanipoor, Effingham County Sheriff's Office.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Effingham County Sheriff's Office at 912.754.3449.

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