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Hear Cincinnati: Fifth Third Center shooting survivor Whitney Austin and the officer who saved her

Posted: 5:22 PM, Sep 27, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-11 22:10:10Z

This week on Hear Cincinnati, host Brian Niesz is joined by community reporter Lucy May, Flying Pigskin podcast panelist Scott Kyser and senior manager of enterprise and investigative Meghan Wesley to discuss college guidance programs, the blundering Cincinnati Reds, Kias on fire, Kings Island's Firehawk and more.

Brian is then joined by WCPO real-time editor Abby Anstead to discuss the story of Whitney Austin. Austin, who survived the Fifth Third Center shooting despite being shot 12 times, speaks to Good Morning America and Julie O'Neal speaks with Officer Staples, who helped rescue Austin after the attack.

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Hear Cincinnati is back for the new year. This week, host Maxim Alter, digital editor Meghan Wesley, digital reporter Lucy May and 9 On Your Side anchor Kathrine Nero talk President Donald Trump, the Cincinnati Zoo's new baby hippo, the film "Hidden Figures," Adam Jones and much more. Photographer Emily Maxwell also walks us through covering the historic women's march in D.C. and I-Team reporter Hillary Lake gives us an exclusive look inside a local heroin treatment center. 

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