New Castle County detectives apprehended Christy in Philadephia on Feb. 6, with assistance from federal agents and the Philadelphia Police Department.
On Dec. 31, New Castle Police responded to a reported shooting at the Ashton Condominiums on Willings Way at around 7 p.m. When police arrived, Wright was found in a parked car with multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to a police press release.
An investigation by New Castle County Homicide Squad identified Christy as the suspect.
Christy was charged with first-degree murder, possession of a firearm during a felony, attempted first-degree robbery and second-degree conspiracy.
He is currently awaiting extradition from Philadelphia to Delaware.