Paper: 'Tomb Raider' exec busted in sex case

An executive with Core Design Ltd. was arrested at a London hotel for allegedly trying to procure a 9-year-old girl for sex, the New York Post reported.

An executive with Core Design Ltd. was arrested at a London hotel for allegedly trying to procure a 9-year-old girl for sex, the New York Post reported. Core Design is one of the firms involved in the design of the popular Tomb Raider game series, which features heroine Lara Croft. The paper said the Core executive was scheduled to attend a lunch celebrating the launch of the latest game in the series when he was arrested. -- Margaret Kane, ZDNet News