Attorney general welcomes first child

NASHUA – It’s a girl for New Hampshire’s top law enforcement official. Attorney General Kelly Ayotte and husband Joseph Daley welcomed their first child – Katherine Grace Daley – in Nashua on Saturday morning.

The baby weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces.

Ayotte, 36, is New Hampshire’s first female attorney general. She plans to take a month of maternity leave and return to work part-time after that. Deputy Attorney General Michael Delaney is filling in for Ayotte until she returns.