A Parkersburg family is laying a young man to rest who was shot this past weekend.
19-year-old Chris Dickel's funeral service was held Thursday afternoon.
The shooting happened at a Pettyville apartment early Sunday morning.
The case is still under investigation and no arrests have been made at this time.
Now, the woman who raised Dickel is speaking out and has a message for the area's youth.
Click on the video link to hear Patricia Deem's entire message.