ROCKFORD — Two Walmart employees, one of whom is a greeter, were stabbed shortly before 5 p.m. Wednesday, police said.

One person is in custody.

Details about what led to the stabbing were not released. "I can tell you it was not related to a retail theft," said Assistant Deputy Chief Doug Pann.

One of the victims was taken to a hospital for an injury that was not thought to be life-threatening, Pann said.

The other employee declined treatment.

Chris Green:; @ChrisFGreen