THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- A Montgomery County Sheriff s deputy shot at a man suspected of using a stolen credit card at the Woodlands Mall Wednesday afternoon.

Deputies said the suspect was seen by mall security using the stolen card at a Macy s shortly before noon. When officers attempted to approach the suspect in a vehicle, he backed the car into a mall security vehicle. As the suspect drove toward the deputy, the deputy fired his gun one time hitting the vehicle s front windshield. The suspect was not hit.

Authorities said the suspect, 41-year-old Tuad Damonn Washington , of Houston, was then taken into custody.

Washington will be charged with aggravated assault.

No one was hurt in Wednesday s incident.

Officials said the credit card abuse remains under investigation and additional charges are possible.

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