Asif was arrested and interrogated. He admitted to committing the crime with the help of Wasim Sheikh and Ismail Khan. He had sold 27 silver ingots to jeweller Jalaluddin while kept the remaining five at his own house.
A raid was conducted at the jeweller's premises and 20 ingots seized from him. Two motorcycles purchased from selling the silver ingots were also seized. Five ingots were seized from Asif's house. Besides Asif, Wasim, Ismail and Jalaluddin were also arrested.