A 55 year-old man from Phoenix was arrested after he became upset over the traffic restrictions due to the P.F. Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon.
Scottsdale Police were working a roadblock at 68th Street & Thomas around 8:30 a.m. when the officer saw 55 year-old Lawrence Martz traveling north on 68th Street at a high rate of speed.
The officer stopped Martz who became verbally abusive towards the officer and the event.
Police say Martz was arrested and booked into the 4th Avenue Jail on charges of reckless driving and disorderly conduct.
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