2 men shot near South Side elementary school

CHICAGO – Two men were shot Monday afternoon near a South Side elementary school.

The men were shot around 1 p.m. in the 2600 block of S. Federal.

The victims were taken to the hospital.

One man was shot in the face and is reported to be in critical condition.  The other man was shot in the buttock and is stabilized.

The shooting took place near Drake Elementary School which was placed on lockdown for about 20 minutes.

Police say three people are being questioned in the shooting.