June 9, 2022

Lamitan City, Basilan – The Top 6 Most Wanted Person of Region 9 and a member of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in the person of Jainal Adjanal a.k.a. Jainal Kamman y Haddusi/Jainal Alam y Adjanal was arrested yesterday, June 8, 2022 in Brgy. Malinis, Lamitan City, Basilan through the joint efforts of PNP SAF, 2nd CMFC, ZCPO as lead unit, and Lamitan CPS by virtue of Warrant of Arrest for the crime of Murder docketed under Criminal Case Nos. 4575, 4576, 4577, 4578, 4579, 4580, 4581 and 4582 issued by Hon. Leo Jay T Principe, Presiding Judge of 9th RTC, Branch 1, Isabela City Basilan on July 26, 2007.

Jainal Adjanal is notorious for his involvement in a Robbery in Band with Frustrated Homicide incident that transpired at Barangay Lahi-lahi, Tuburan, Basilan Province and the raid of an established SCAA detachment manned by four SCAA members which resulted in their instantaneous death. They also carted away more or less 11 M14 Garand rifles, undetermined cash, and other personal belongings of the victims.

Prior to his arrest, the suspect was involved in illegal drug trafficking together with the crew of fishing vessels and served as spotter of his group in their kidnapping, bombing, and extortion activities. He is residing in Barangay Basakan, Mohammad Adjul, Basilan Province and working as a construction worker in Barangay Bato, Lamitan City, Basilan Province. He is now under the custody of the 2nd CMFC (Seaborne)-ZCPO for documentation and proper disposition.