17 Anyone tormented by the guilt of murder will seek refuge in the grave; let no one hold them back.

Read Proverbs 28:17 Using Other Translations

A man that doeth violence to the blood of any person shall flee to the pit; let no man stay him.
If one is burdened with the blood of another, he will be a fugitive until death; let no one help him.
A murderer’s tormented conscience will drive him into the grave. Don’t protect him!