(WTVM ) - Columbus native Kim Porter has died at the age of 47.
The actress and model was found dead Thursday in her Los Angeles area home. Porter was the mother of four and was also the ex-girlfriend of media mogul Diddy.
Porter’s family says they are shocked and devastated by the loss. Her family says they were expecting Porter to return home to Columbus next week for Thanksgiving.
Sources say she had been suffering flu-like symptoms and possibly pneumonia before going into cardiac arrest.