He threatened to call the police
He text me a couple of times "we need to talk". I didn't want to talk to him and told him it wasn't illegal since the only indication of her age was the picture she sent me. His answers were short. I told him if he wanted to call the police to go ahead but reiterated my points. He said "ok" and that was the last thing I heard. Is it illegal what I did if you someone pretends to be an adult?
Hi,What you want to do from here is to have no further contact with the father, and if the police contact you about this, do not speak to them about the incident. Just tell them that you'll have your lawyer contact them, and then go looking for one.Sending explicit sexual photos to a minor is a felony and a registerable sex offense. Ohio's makes no allowances for a mistake as to age. There's no requirement, unfortunately, that you have to know the person is a minor. What gives you some mileage is the fact that your ad did not say you were looking for a minor, and it was she rather than you who brought up sex and asked for the explicit pictures. But your position is not a good one if the father really does want to prosecute, so don't compound the problem by making any further admissions to anyone except -- if you need to get one -- the person who will become your criminal lawyer.This is one of those situations where no news will always be good news. The longer this goes on without contact from the police (they will almost certainly call rather than turn up at your door), the better the chances are that the father will put the blame where it actually belongs and not attempt to have you prosecuted.
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