NEWTOWN TWP, PA - On September 6, 2019 at approximately 2049 hours, Newtown Township Police conducted a traffic stop on Woodbourne Road and Lower Silver Lake Road on the operator of a black 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee for committing a vehicle code violation. Upon contact with the operator, 62 year old James Gaffney of Langhorne, PA, the officer detected the strong odor of an alcoholic beverage. Gaffney was unable to satisfactorily perform field sobriety tests and was placed under arrest for suspicion of driving under the influence. He was processed at Northampton Township Police Department and released. Charges are pending blood evidence results.