BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Edmond Jordan has been elected the new State Representative for District 29.
Jordan beat out Vereta Lee in a runoff election Saturday with 59.6 percent of the votes.
Jordan will replace the late Ronnie Edwards who passed away February 24 after a three year battle with pancreatic cancer.
Both Jordan and Lee ran for the seat in October but lost to Edwards.
For the Louisiana Secretary of State's election results click here.