Former Jefferson City pastor missing near KC

Former JC man Chad Rogers missing since Monday night.

Police in Liberty, MO are searching for a former Jefferson City man who has not returned home after going for a run last night.

Police say 30-year-old Chad Rogers left his parents' house in liberty around 8:30 p.m. to go running and has not been seen nor heard from since.

Searchers are gathering tonight along with police dogs trying to track his scenet along a route where Rogers was seen running.

He is a marathon runner and frequently runs several different routes.

Rogers, his wife Sarah and their 13-month-old just moved from Jefferson City, and are living with his parents in their Liberty home while the family sells its house in Jefferson City.

Rogers' facebook page indicates he was youth pastor at first United Methodist in Jefferson City.

KCTV reports the Liberty High school cross country team will be searching tonight.

Friends have started a Facebook page to post updates on the search.