BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44)- THIS IS A FOX44 UPDATE - Edwards has been released from the hospital.
ORIGINAL STORY - Former Governor Edwin Edwards is in the hospital tonight in Baton Rouge.
According to his wife he was admitted with pneumonia. Trina Edwards says she expects her husband to be back to his old self in just a few days.
Edwards is 84 years old. He was Louisiana's only 4 time governor.