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Lisa Troemner is accused of killing her boyfriend more than three years ago. She faces a charge of second-degree murder. If convicted, she could face up to life in prison. Vonna Keomanyvong/Naples Daily News

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Prosecutors in the trial of a Marco Island woman accused of killing her boyfriend continued their rebuttal case Friday, with a friend of the man testifying she saw the woman hit him less than a month before his death.

Lisa Troemner, 27, faces a charge of second-degree murder and, if convicted, could face up to life in prison. Prosecutors say she fatally stabbed her live-in boyfriend, Trevor Smith, 30, in their Park Avenue condo during an argument Dec. 2, 2014.

Troemner’s defense attorney has argued that she acted in self-defense and previously called experts who testified she suffers from battered spouse syndrome.

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On Friday, Shauna Fernandez, a friend of Smith, took the stand and detailed an incident after a November 2014 wedding in West Palm Beach. She said she saw Troemner slap Smith across the face outside a sports bar.

During cross-examination, Fernandez testified Troemner and Smith went in and out of the sports bar several times and that she didn’t know what happened during the times she didn’t follow them outside.

Later that evening, when the group, including Smith, Troemner and Fernandez, went to a strip club, Troemner and Smith continued to argue, Fernandez said.

At one point when the two were outside the strip club, Fernandez said she saw Troemner aggressively walk toward Smith.

“When she reached where he was standing, she was flailing her arms quite a bit and yelling,” she said.

Fernandez said she didn’t know whether Troemner made contact with Smith during that incident.

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Elaina Dorris, who had dated Smith and remained friends with him afterward, told jurors about an incident in a hotel lobby at the same wedding.

She said Smith was holding her son while Troemner was sitting at another table. Troemner was watching them and not happy that they were having a conversation, Dorris said.

Smith told her that she would have to take her son back because “she would kill me,” Dorris testified, referring to Troemner.

Another of Smith’s friends, Candace Glover, testified Friday that she had a text message exchange with Troemner in October 2014 during which they talked about a bachelor party Smith was going to attend.

Troemner was “anxious” and “very, very jealous,” Glover said.

“I was trying to calm her down,” she said.

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On Friday, Smith’s parents — Linda and Thomas Smith — also took the stand.

When the Smiths celebrated Thanksgiving 2014 at their other son’s home on Florida’s east coast and were readying to drive back to Marco Island, Trevor Smith stayed behind with his brother, Linda Smith said. Troemner was not with them that Thanksgiving, she said.

“He told me that Lisa (Troemner) had been calling him a lot and he told me if she called looking for him or knocked on the door, just to tell her I didn’t know where he was,” Linda Smith said.

Toward the end of her son’s life when she discussed his relationship with Troemner with him, he was very unhappy and upset, the mother said through tears.

“He was ready to move on,” she said.

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