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UPDATE: Victim Testifies Not Recognizing Accused Teen In Carjacking Trial

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GEORGETOWN, Del. - Along with the victim, two other key witnesses were brought to the stand on Wednesday, in the trial of a teenager accused of carjacking and kidnapping an elderly Lincoln woman.

On Wednesday morning, 90-year-old Margaret Smith, approached the witness box in court, where she told her story of the day in a shaky voice.

She stated that she didn't recognize the defendant, 19-year-old Rondaiges Harper, and never saw him. According to Smith, she picked up two girls, Junia McDonald and Jackeline Perez, at a Chicken Man Convenience Store. She originally said no, but then reconsidered and wanted to do something nice.

At one point, Smith says the girls asked for Smith's keys, but she refused, at which they fought with her to get them, and put her into the trunk. Smith stated that she was in trunk for two days, with no food or water, during which she urinated on herself. She says he sustained bruises on her hands and knees, and that her head still hurts from the incident.

A fifth person who was also reportedly in the car but was not charged, testified on Wednesday. She said that Harper never drove the vehicle.

Harper reportedly had another seizure in court today, after having two on Monday, which in turn caused court to be canceled on Tuesday.

Also on the stand Wednesday afternoon was Philip Brewer, who pleaded guilty to several charges and has spend the last 15 months behind bars for his involvement in this incident. Brewer says he and Harper have been friends for a long time.

On the stand, Brewer said that the two girls, McDonald and Perez, picked him up at his home then went on to get Harper. Brewer went on to say that at one point while at the Coverdale Park in Bridgeville, the girls opened the trunk and saw Smith inside. Brewer alleges he and Harper helped her out, then put her back in. According to Brewer, Smith didn't say she was kidnapped, just that it was her car, so that's why they put her back.

He continued saying the next day, the teenagers got a hotel room at the Days Inn, in Seaford. Later, Perez reportedly said she thought they should burn Smith, and Brewer said Harper suggested dropping her off in the cemetery. Harper reportedly knew the cemetery because his sister is buried there.

Brewer stated that he drove to the cemetery, then Harper and the two girls took Smith out of the trunk and drove away.

The trial resumes on Thursday.

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