E! News has also learned everyone is devastated over the news especially because Kim was a really great mother who was respected by all those close to her.
Porter is said to have been suffering from flu-like symptoms, possibly pneumonia, for several weeks leading up to her sudden death.
Model and actress Kim Porter, 47, was found dead in her home on Thursday, and new details have emerged surrounding what happened.
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"According to a source from People Magazine, "[Diddy] and Kim were still very close friends and co-parents even though their romantic relationship didn't work".
On Thursday morning, Kim was unresponsive when family members tried to wake her, and paramedics responded to a call for a patient in cardiac arrest. My deepest condolences to the ones that were blessed enough to know, meet, and love her! "Another source says Kim had contacted her doctor just yesterday complaining she wasn't feeling any better". Porter was pronounced dead at her home.
Atlanta native, T.I. posted, "We'll always love you and cherish your attractive spirit".