4 If the stolen animal is found alive in their possession—whether ox or donkey or sheep—they must pay back double.

Read Exodus 22:4 Using Other Translations

If the theft be certainly found in his hand alive, whether it be ox, or ass, or sheep; he shall restore double.
If the stolen beast is found alive in his possession, whether it is an ox or a donkey or a sheep, he shall pay double.
If someone steals an ox or a donkey or a sheep and it is found in the thief’s possession, then the thief must pay double the value of the stolen animal.