“Dateline” correspondent Andrea Canning, 46, has given beginning to her sixth youngster.
The infant boy, George Anthony Bancroft III — who will go by the title Tripp — joins 5 huge sisters. He weighed 9 kilos, 7 ounces and measured 22 inches at beginning, based on Individuals.
NBC’s Canning beforehand informed Immediately.com that she and her husband, U.S. Marine Lt. Col. Tony Bancroft, determined to bear in vitro fertilization so they might attempt for a boy. The method resulted in a single male embryo to implant and “it labored,” she mentioned.
“We thought lengthy and laborious about it. I don’t need to take away from how a lot we clearly love our daughters, however we simply all the time wished a boy,” she mentioned. “It was in our hearts to have a boy. So we mentioned, ‘Let’s give it a shot.’”
She and Bancroft are additionally mother and father to 10-year-old Anna and youthful sisters Charlie, Kiki, Georgia and Elle.