On August 6, 2018 at approximately 2358 hours, Newtown Township Police conducted a traffic stop on the operator of a silver Ford sedan for committing a vehicle code violation. Upon contact with the driver, 33 year old Jennifer Louise Obrien of Birdsboro, PA, police obtained her information and verified an active warrant out of Florence Township, New Jersey with approved extradition from surrounding states. Due to the outstanding and active warrant, Obrien was taken into custody and transported to Northampton Township for processing and video arraignment.
On August 7, 2018, at approximately 05:15 hours, Obrien was arraigned via video arraignment by Judge Gallagher, and extradition was confirmed at this time. Obrien was then transferred to the state constables in order to be transported to Bucks County Prison.