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A Virginia man was arrested on suspicion of killing his friend, who he mistakenly believed was an intruder.
Matthew Allen Sharpf, 37, was charged Tuesday with manslaughter in the death of his friend Jonathan Hankins, 37, according to WRIC, citing the Dinwiddie County Sheriff’s Office.
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Hankins showed up at Sharpf’s home in Dinwiddie County around 10:55 pm and unexpectedly knocked on his friend’s door to wake him up, authorities said.
Sharpf believed someone broke into his house and then shot Hankins on the porch, according to the report.
Authorities said Sharpf’s family was sleeping at the time.
After the shooting, Sharpf’s wife called 911.