ST. LOUIS – The Point (105.7 FM) Radio announced The Rizzuto Show has dismissed well-known St. Louis personality Tony Patrico.

Tony PatricoThe announcement was made on a Twitter page for the show, powered by 105.7 The Point.

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The Twitter message said: “Tony Patrico is no longer with Hubbard Radio or a member of the Rizzuto Show. The show returns as scheduled tomorrow at 6 a.m.”

Patrico had been the co-host of The Rizzuto Show with Moon Valjean and the late Jeff Burton, who died last year after a battle with prostate cancer.

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Patrico was briefly on leave several years ago after surgery for kidney cancer.

The Point and Hubbard Radio did not release any other information at this time about Patrico's situation.

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