Anthony Fane later died in a shootout with police after he led them on a high-speed pursuit.
Emergency services were called to a property on Queen Street on Monday morning.
He has been disqualified from driving for six months and made to pay reparations.
Police were called to the area on Thursday afternoon.
All money raised will go to supporting those affected by the Whakaari/White Island tragedy.
Shylo Rose Porter was last heard from on Thursday morning.
Police warn Aren Curtis should not be approached.
For over 40 years, Rua Williams has worked at the Whakatāne Mill, but soon he'll be clocking out for the last time.
It's estimated up to 45 motels are being used to house homeless people.