Kim Porter Dead At 47

Actress and model Kim Porter was found dead Thursday at her L.A. area home according to TMZ.


Law enforcement sources say they got a call to Porter’s home around noon. According to emergency dispatch audio, the call came in as a patient in cardiac arrest.

A source connected to Kim told TMZ that the actress had been suffering flu-like symptoms, and possibly pneumonia, for several weeks. Another source says Kim had contacted her doctor just yesterday complaining she wasn’t feeling any better.

Porter dated rap mogul Diddy for 13 years—off and on—and have 3 children together. The exact cause of her death is still unclear.

Kim was 47. We will keep you updated as more details surface.

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