A mother of a 5-month-old child was operating a methamphetamine lab in their Sandy home, prosecutors believe.

The woman, 23, was charged in 3rd District Court Monday. The officer went to her home on a tip from a neighbor, according to the charges filed in 3rd District Court.The woman faces one count of operating a clandestine laboratory, a first-degree felony, and two counts of possession of a controlled substance, a third-degree felony.