Man stabbed, another stuck with his own cane at Metro stop

Police detain both men involved following altercation

Published On: Dec 24 2013 10:40:03 AM CST   Updated On: Oct 17 2013 11:02:17 AM CDT
MADISON, Wis. -

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.