Posted: Aug 1, 2013 2:39 AM
Updated: Aug 1, 2013 10:45 AM
BATON ROUGE - The wife of former governor Edwin Edwards has given birth to the couple's first child, Eli Wallace Edwards.
Trina Edwards confirmed the baby's arrival early Thursday on her Facebook page.
Edwards says Eli was born at 12:52 a.m. and weighs 6 lbs., 3 oz.
This is the third child for Trina, the fifth for Edwards.
The couple married shortly after Edwin Edwards was released from federal prison in 2011.
They are the subject of an upcoming reality TV show called "The Governor's Wife."