BOONE CO., Mo. -

A Boone County man was arrested Tuesday morning for operating a meth lab at his house at 11571 Old Highway 63 North.

Boone County Sheriff's Deputies found a "one-pot" active meth lab, and meth production materials at 28-year-old Ryan Sparkman's home.

There were three children ranging from 8 months to 5 years old at the home at the time of the search.