The Jeedimetla police of Cyberabad on Saturday recovered stolen gold jewellery and silver articles worth Rs. 3.85 lakh after arresting an ex-convict Mohd. Yousuf.

The 25-year-old Yousuf admitted to have burgled eight houses at Jeedimetla, Petbasheerabad and Dundigal in the last few months. He was nabbed at Shapurnagar and during subsequent interrogation confessed to the burglaries.