2 charged in shooting near South Side school

Two men were charged Thursday in connection with a shooting near a South Side elementary school.

Anthony Jamison, 19, of the 8800 block of South Jeffery Boulevard was charged with aggravated battery/discharge of a firearm and aggravated discharge of a firearm at a school building, police said.

Devin D.  Pettis and Anthony N. Jamison

Devin D. Pettis, 25, of the 2100 block of West 77th Place was charged with three counts of unlawful use/possession of a weapon by a felon, having a firearm without a valid gun card, possession of ammunition and unlawful possession of an unregistered firearm, police said.

The charges stem from the shooting that happened near an elementary school on the 7900 block of South Honore Street.

Bullets reportedly did hit the building, but no children were hurt.

Further details about the events of the shooting and the charges were not immediately available.

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