A murder case against a New Bedford man is moving forward.

Twenty-four year old Ethen Harrison is charged with the killing of his girlfriend's infant daughter in January, 2013.

Police said nine month old Ariel Eluziario was beaten to death in an apartment on Adams Street in New Bedford.

Harrison appeared in Fall River Superior Court on Monday after completing a 20 day psychiatric evaluation at Bridgewater State Hospital.

A judge continued his case to November 20th for a final pre-trial hearing.