Men charged over Adelaide park axe brawl

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Two men have been charged after allegedly arming themselves with an axe and a knife in a late-night brawl at an Adelaide park.

A 23-year-old Rosewater man suffered minor injuries to his arms after he was allegedly hit with a small axe during the fight at Ferryden Park before midnight on Saturday.

The fight is believed to have been between groups known to each other and the victim was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for treatment.

Police searched the area and located the two suspects nearby, including one allegedly in possession of a knife.

A 22-year-old Port Adelaide man and 19-year-old Rosewater man were charged with aggravated assault and affray before being bailed to appear in court at a later date.