Mother enters guilty plea in death of 7-year-old boy found in Denver storage unit 08/01/2019 10:19 am PDT Comments KDVR By Dara Bitler, KDVR DENVER (KDVR) -- The mother of a 7-year-old boy whose body was found in a Denver storage unit two days before Christmas entered a guilty plea in court on Thursday morning. Elisha Pankey, 43, plead guilty to child abuse resulting in the death of her 7-year-old son Caden McWilliams. Pankey faces 16-32 years in the Department of Corrections. The body was found in a storage unit on Dec. 23. Pankey surrendered to the Denver Police Department . Police have said the boy could have been killed or died in May. MORE: Mother enters guilty plea in death of 7-year-old boy found in Denver storage unit - KDVR #Colorado #Denver #KDVR Related Stories Dad charged in death of 7-year-old boy found in Denver storage unit 7-year-old boy found dead in storage unit believed to have been killed in May Autopsy: Evidence of drugs detected in body of child found dead in storage unit Woman surrenders after missing boy found dead in Denver storage unit Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.