Kim Porter, model, actress and baby mama of popular singer, Sean Diddy combs, was found dead on Thursday, in her apartment at Los Angeles.
Porter, who was 47, had been suffering from pneumonia in recent weeks and reportedly went into cardiac arrest around 12:00pm local time. Exact cause of death is unknown.
Diddy and Porter had three children together: twin girls Jessie James and D’Lila, 11, and son Christian, 20.
According to emergency dispatch audio obtained by TMZ, the call came in around noon about a patient in cardiac arrest.
Police are at Porter’s Toluca Lake, Calif., home.
A source told TMZ that the model had been suffering flu like symptoms, and possibly pneumonia, for several weeks.
A second source said she had contacted her doctor just yesterday complaining she wasn’t feeling any better.
The hip-hop mogul’s representative confirmed the devastating news to Yahoo in a statement: “Sadly, I can confirm the passing of Kim Porter. I ask that you give the families privacy at this time.”