LAS CRUCES, N.M. | Supplies low for shelters helping migrants as holidays near

LAS CRUCES, N.M. | Supplies low for shelters helping migrants as holidays near

LAS CRUCES, N.M.— An exhausted Alonzo Alonzo Juan sat still on a cot inside a shelter in southern New Mexico. For six days, the 24-year-old migrant from Huehuetenango, Guatemala, and his 5-month-old daughter, Allison Yajaira Juan Miguel, slept on a concrete floor while in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention.

Now they were moments away from a good night’s rest following a nearly monthlong journey through Mexico, to an El Paso Port of Entry, to the refuge of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Cathedral in Las Cruces.

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