Two people were taken into custody late Wednesday night by Madison police following an incident at a bus transfer point that led to a stabbing.

The incident happened at the South Transfer Point in the 800 block of West Badger Road shortly after 8 p.m. Wednesday.

According to police, the older combatant was struck several times with his own cane. The younger man received several slash wounds.

The younger man was taken to a hospital and needed many staples to close a cut. The older man had bumps on his head and a cut below his thumb. Police said he was found carrying a utility knife.