Authorities are looking for a man who stole a white Chevy truck from Immanuel Baptist Church in Hannibal around 4:30 Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities say two men got into the truck and drove while the owner was in  the church to pick up his son. Ralls County Sheriff Gerry Dinwidde says New London Police and Ralls County Deputies noticed the stolen vehicle on Route A and pursued it until it was abandoned north of Oakland Road along Route J near Mark Twain Lake. The driver fled on foot. A Highway Patrol aircraft was called in to assist in the search. Marion County deputies, Monroe City Police and a K-9 unit were also involved in the pursuit and search. You are asked to contact law enforcement authorities if you have information on this incident.