Teen murder suspect has hearing today

Alyssa Bustamante in court at arraignment

The case against a teen murder suspect is moving closer to trial.

A status hearing is scheduled Tuesday morning for Alyssa Bustamante.

Bustamante has been charged as an adult with first-degree murder of 9-year-old Elizabeth Olten and has pleaded not guilty.

The judge has excused Bustamante from appearing at the status hearing.