April 2, 1988 - Chris Bryson escapes Robert Berdella’s home where he was being held captive and tortured. A neighbor saw Bryson wearing only a dog collar and contacted police. When Berdella returned to his home, he was arrested. That day, investigators began a search of his home. For the next several days, they discovered hundreds of pieces of evidence, including photographs of men in Berdella’s residence, logs that detailed their torture, and human remains.