Crime

Avs Star Semyon Varlamov: Ex-Girlfriend's Suit Claims Abuse in "Drunken Animal Rage"

Last October, Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov was arrested for allegedly abusing Evgeniya Vavrinyuk, his girlfriend, only to have the case dismissed a couple of months later. Now, Vavrinyuk has filed a civil suit against Varlamov, claiming years of horrific abuse in Russia and beyond leading up to the Denver incident. Continue for the disturbing details, plus photos, videos and two original documents filled with strong accusations against the Avs star.

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