ORANGE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - The case against an Orange County man accused of shooting a 10-year-old is moving forward.

Billy Joe Lee is facing murder charges in connection to the April shooting death of his then-fiancé's son. He appeared in Orange County Circuit Court Monday. A judge set a motions hearing for February 15.

Lee is currently being held at Central Virginia Regional Jail.

Tina Toombs, the victim's mother, faces child abuse charges in the case. She will have a status hearing that same date. She is currently free on bond.