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Birmingham businessman 'assaulted by travellers'

Paul Tropman claims he was dragged, kicked and punched as he tried to stop the invasion. Photo: ITV News.

A Birmingham businessman is recovering after he says he was assaulted by travellers who forced their way onto his land.

Paul Tropman claims he was dragged, kicked and punched as he tried to stop the invasion.

He's just leased the site because his old premises are due to be demolished to make way for HS2.

The travellers have now gone but he says this latest setback has left him angry and frightened.

  • Andy Bevan went to meet him: