Waterbury delivery driver killer sentenced to 45 years in prison

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WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH)–A Waterbury man will spend decades locked up for killing a food delivery driver in 2016. A judge sentenced Anthony Wright to 45 years in prison on Friday.Related Content:Man pleads guilty in ambush, killing of food delivery person

Wright pleaded guilty to felony murder. In August 2016, Wright and three teens ambushed a Chinese food delivery driver, 59-year-old Helena Vargas. They attacked her and a co-worker. He was also injured in the incident.

Vargas died after being shot in the neck during the struggle.

The other defendants in the case are awaiting trial.

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