First son Eric Trump and his wife Lara are proud parents after welcoming their first child

Eric Trump, and his wife Lara Trump, walk to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, in Washington. President Donald Trump is en route to Huntington, W.Va. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

It’s a boy! Eric and Lara Trump welcomed a son on Tuesday afternoon.

The new dad shared the joyous news on Twitter along with a photo of his newborn, writing, “.@LaraLeaTrump and I are excited to announce the birth of our son, Eric ‘Luke’ Trump at 8:50 this morning.”

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The proud father shared the same message on Instagram, this time alongside a photo of him sweetly kissing his son’s forehead.

The newest Trump is the president’s ninth grandchild, joining Donald Trump Jr.’s five children and Ivanka Trump’s three children. Little Eric is also the first child for Eric and Lara Trump, who got married in 2014 and share two dogs.

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