A man from Washington, D.C., has been charged withattempted murder after a stabbing aboard a Greyhound bus in eastern Ontario on Christmas Eve.

A 27-year-old Toronto man was stabbed when the bus stopped at a restaurant near Madoc, about 30 kilometres north of Belleville.

He was treated at Belleville General Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries and released.

Ahmed Mohamoud, 37, is also charged with threatening death and assault with a weapon. A bail hearing was scheduled for Thursday.