- Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd welcomed a baby boy early Wednesday morning
- This is the first child for the 'DWTS' dancers
(CNN)Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd have welcomed a baby boy.
Chmerkovskiy announced in a tweet their son, named Shai Aleksander, was born early Wednesday.
The former "Dancing with the Stars" champ had hinted delivery was imminent by sharing a photo of Murgatroyd on Tuesday in a hospital bed.
This is the first child for the couple, who have been engaged since last December. Chmerkovskiy popped the question after a performance in Miami, in front of an applauding audience.
The couple began dating in 2012.