Exodus 22:2-4 NIV

2 "If a thief is caught breaking in1 and is struck so that he dies, the defender is not guilty of bloodshed;2

References for Exodus 22:2

3 but if it happensa after sunrise, he is guilty of bloodshed. "A thief must certainly make restitution,3 but if he has nothing, he must be sold4 to pay for his theft.

References for Exodus 22:3

    • a 22:3 - Or "if he strikes him"
      4 "If the stolen animal is found alive in his possession5--whether ox or donkey or sheep--he must pay back double.6

      References for Exodus 22:4