South Padre Island police are searching for a man who disappeared nine days ago on the north side of the Island.

South Padre Island police are searching for a man who disappeared nine days ago on the north side of the Island.

William “Bill” Costello was last seen at the Tiki Condominiums on Wednesay, Aug. 1. Costello is described as a 71-year-old white male who is 5-foot-6-inches tall and weighs 200 pounds. He has gray hair and gray blue eyes.

He owns a green/brown 2009 Honda Accord with Texas license plates JFN 2562.

Police believe he has a white and black springier spaniel female dog with him that answers to Grace. The group Friends of Animal Rescue posted a photo of the missing dog on Facebook.

If you have any information on Costello you are asked to call the South Padre Island Police Department at (956) 761-5454.