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Via the Missouri Secretary of State web site:

All Results
State of Missouri – Primary Election, August 07, 2018
Unofficial Results
as of 8/9/2018 5:23:25 PM
State Representative – District 15
17 of 17 Precincts Reported

Steve West Republican 1,485 49.451%
Simon T Abela Republican 422 14.053%
Timothy Harris Republican 733 24.409%
J. Ranen Bechthold Republican 363 12.088%
Party Total: 3,003

Jon Carpenter Democratic 3,757 100.000%
Party Total: 3,757

[emphasis added]

‘Hitler was right’: KC area winner of Missouri House primary leaves trail of bigotry
By Edward McKinley
August 09, 2018 04:35 PM

On his Monday morning radio show, Steve West promotes fanatical conspiracies about “Jewish cabals” that are “harvesting baby parts” through Planned Parenthood, that torture and molest children and that run the Republican Party.

On Tuesday he won the Republican primary for a Clay County seat in the Missouri House.

Uh, oh.

There’s more [pdf]:

Missouri Right to Life PAC – endorsements

Missouri Right to Life PAC endorsed Steve West (r).

“…Below are the candidates of the major parties as they appear on the ballot and their ratings by Missouri Right to Life Federal or State Political Action Committee. Ratings are based on surveys, public statements, public record, voting records for those who presently hold or previously held office, interviews, and information from those in the districts. Candidates in BOLD CAPS are endorsed by Missouri Right to Life Federal or State Political Action Committee for the August 7th primary election…”

That must have been one hell of an interview.