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This is a scam....period. And a known scam at that. Real police don't email or text you telling you that you committed a crime...they show up at your door with a warrant to arrest you and search your computer. The fact that the poster represented themselves as law enforcement and then backed up to another alibi just reinforces the fact that this is a scam.
Now, legally if the posters were actually 15, which is highly unlikely, then this could potentially be considered a crime. But the fact that they were trying to extort money from you in return for not "going to the police" makes it a crime on their part as well.
So at this point, I would opine that this is simply another scam perpetrated by the scammers trying to take advantage of someone's unwise decision to respond to them. I would simply delete any contact from them without responding and expect that they will become more aggressive with the threats. This is their modus operandi... to scare people into giving them money for fear of being turned in to the police.
And obviously it goes without saying that if someone represents themselves as a minor, terminate the conversation without any further response.
No worries.. I don't think you have anything to worry about. Just be a little more careful in the future..