[a]If the (A)thief is [b]caught while [c]breaking in and is struck so that he dies, there will be no guilt for bloodshed on his account. If the sun has risen on him, there will be guilt for bloodshed on his account—A thief shall certainly make restitution; if he owns nothing, then he shall be (B)sold for his theft.

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  1. Exodus 22:2 Ch 22:1 in Heb
  2. Exodus 22:2 Lit found
  3. Exodus 22:2 I.e., at night; cf. v 3