HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A hiker who briefly became lost after dark in the Sourland Mountain Preserve Thursday night called police for help on his cell phone.

The lost hiker, David Villapando, called Township Police at 6:25 p.m.

Police responded along with members of Hillsborough Fire Department Stations 36 and 37 and the Hillsborough Township Office of Emergency Management to search for the 24-year-old; police did not provide his address.

Villapando was found about 90 minutes after making his phone call and brought down the mountain, according to police.