Downtown Los Angeles header image
Los Angeles Police Department Memorial BadgeLos Angeles Police Department Badge

Official Site of The LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT

News Release

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Media Relations

Critical Missing 88-Year-Old Female NR19244jc

UPDATE
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.


Jimmie Fort

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.

iWatch