Las Cruces High School gym hosting hundreds of asylum seekers

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As migrants continue to cross the border, a New Mexico high school has begun housing asylum seekers. 

Las Cruces High School’s gym is hosting hundreds of people this holiday weekend. City officials say it’s trying to help more than 1,000 asylum seekers, and the district decided to open up the gym to help. 

At least three other shelters are being used to care for migrants in the city.

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