Ms. Fort was found unresponsive on the sidewalk and transported to
a local hospital where she was pronounced dead. Her family
identified her at the L.A. County Coroner’s Office. The cause of
death was classified as natural.
Los Angeles: The family of Jimmie Fort and detectives from
the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit are asking
for the public’s help in locating her.
Jimmie was last seen on September 6, 2019, at 6:00 p.m., at her
residence in the 200 block of South Bonnie Brae Street. Her family
is concerned for her safety.
Jimmie is described as an 88-year-old female Black with gray hair
and black eyes. She stands
5 feet tall and weighs 170 pounds. Jimmie was last seen wearing a
light blue gown, one black shoe, and one blue shoe.
If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts
of Jimmie Fort, please contact Missing Person’s Unit Detectives at
(213) 996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls
should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).Anyone wishing
to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at
1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to
www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit
www.lapdonline.org, and click on, “Anonymous Web Tips” under the,
“Get Involved-Crime stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly,
tipsters may also download the, “P3 Tips” mobile application and
select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.