DENVER (CBS4) – Jurors have a break on the theater shooting trial for a few days and the defense will start its case Thursday. In the meantime one of the victims got some wonderful news on Sunday.

Marcus Weaver with his newborn daughter (credit: Weaver family)

Marcus Weaver with his newborn daughter (credit: Weaver family)

Shooting survivor Marcus Weaver says he had the best Father’s Day gift Sunday night. He and his wife Megan Sharp-Weaver welcomed little Magdelyn Hope, or Maggie, into the world, but it was quite a birth.

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The baby couldn’t wait and Marcus’ wife gave birth in their car as they rushed to Rose Medical Center.

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Marcus Weaver's newborn daughter (credit: Weaver family)

Marcus Weaver’s newborn daughter (credit: Weaver family)

Maggie is 6 pounds, 10 ounces and 19 inches.

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Marcus, who was shot in the shoulder in the theater, wrote, “Best Father’s Day story and gift … she had the baby naturally on the way to hospital, it was amazing to be a part of something so beautiful and what a story.”

Megan Sharp-Weaver with her newborn daughter (credit: Weaver family)

Megan Sharp-Weaver with her newborn daughter (credit: Weaver family)