Was talking to a girl on Kik. didnt ask age right away. Sent a 100% non nude photo. Just of My face. Chatted a bit. I mentioned my age and she then let it be known she was underage. Which I quickly apologized for contacting her. The photo was not real on profile that's why I chatted her up.
From your description of events it does not sound like you have broken any laws.
However, in the unlikely event that you are contacted by the authorities, say NOTHING until you have hired a lawyer to represent you.
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Agreeing with the others. It sounds like you chatted with a girl online, sent her a picture of your face, and then backed away when she told you she was underage. I'm assuming that your conversation was not explicitly sexual.
It sounds like you did absolutely nothing wrong, BUT if her parents go think you did and go to the police, they could hassle you about it. Many of the relevant statutory rape, child pornography, and child endangerment laws (yes, at 16 she is a child), are set up to be zero tolerance and apply even if you did not know what you were doing - so if the police do question you definitely insist on a lawyer.
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From your description it doesn't sound like you broke any law. The police could, of course, ask you questions about this; if that happens I'd recommend you first consult with a criminal defense lawyer who can go over all the facts and advise you accordingly.
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Doesn't sound without knowing the details of the conversation like you did anything wrong, in particular that you were not trying to speak with underage girls and cut off the chat immediately when you found out.
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Does not sound like a crime to me. Depends some on what you said and exactly how the conversation went. I would not worry too much based on your post.
You have not committed any crime. If a police officer does contact you or wish to charge you with anything just remember you have a right to remain silent and you will be best served to use it. If you are formally charged, your next step will be to contact an attorney and get a consultation about your case. Best of luck.
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