Tony Patrico, the popular radio host, has exited the radio station KPNT 105.7 FM. It happened after accusations were made against him about sending ex*plicit messages on social media. Two profiles on Facebook and Twitter shared images of Patrico requesting women’s explicit photos on social media. The announcement was made on the station’s official Twitter page, which read, Tony Patrico is no longer a part of The Rizzuto Show or Hubbard Radio. Check details here.
Why Did Tony Patrico Leave Rizzuto Show?
As promised, the show will resume tomorrow at 6 a.m. Scott Rizzuto, another host, commented on the news and said that he was not in a position to provide any additional information regarding Patrico’s departure. On air, he said that everyone is in shock and that the past several days have been trying for everyone. He went on, “We’re depressed and upset. Tony was on the phone with us. Our friend, he is. But this is quite challenging. Again, speaking for everyone on the show, we are filled with nothing but sympathy and understanding for everyone involved.
After going off-air for a while, Patrico made an announcement about his absence 30 minutes later. Anthony J. Patrico is Tony Patrico’s real name; he was born on September 12, 1985. He is highly recognized for his radio show appearances. In 2014, he began hosting The Rizzuto Show on 105.7 The Point. Additionally serving as co-hosts with Tony were Scott Rizzuto, Moon Valjean, King Scott, and Jeff Burton. Tony and his coworkers have discussed various subjects on the podcast over the years.
Who Is Tony Patrico?
He initially enrolled at the Christian Brothers College High School in St. Louis, yet specific information about his educational background is not readily available. Following that, he enrolled at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Though his wife’s identity hasn’t been made public, he is married and the father of three kids. On social media, he routinely shares photos of his family; the most recent was from December 3, 2022.
The incident occurred last month when images of Patrico sending improper messages to women and requesting their graphic photos were uploaded on Facebook and Twitter by two social media accounts. When his pleas were turned down, Patrico responded that he was joking and even begged a few people to keep their chats private. Patrico appeared to be speaking to Team Rizz members in a few screenshots, and they were in charge of advertising his radio show. Stay tuned with Social Telecast for more updates and the latest news.